The book’s choice bits reveal an intense rivalry between Melania Trump and first daughter Ivanka, culminating in “Operation Block Ivanka,” an effort concocted by Wolkoff and Melania to keep Ivanka from being in photo range of her father during the inauguration’s swearing-in ceremony. The book also claims Melania called Ivanka and her family “snakes.”
Republican Convention Night 2 Review: Donald Trump Tries Reality TV Tactics To Show His Softer Side, But Shatters Norms Along The Way
Gallery Books said the memoir will cover the friendship of Wolkoff and Melania Trump in New York City, Wolkoff’s work planning the presidential inauguration, and will cover Wolkoff’s exit from her senior advisor role to the first lady in February 2018.
The book also claims Melania told Wolkoff she wouldn’t move into the White House until the shower and toilet used by the Obamas in the presidential residence were replaced.
“Any intimate question about her marriage was deflected by her seamlessly turning the chat back to what was going on with my husband, my kids, and my career, about which she was endlessly fascinated,” she wrote.
Melania dismissed President Trump’s “grab ’em by the pussy” recording and the Stormy Daniels settlement with the retort, “It’s politics.”
Subscribe to Deadline Breaking News Alerts and keep your inbox happy.