A Bigamist's Daughter ePub download
by Alice McDermott
- ISBN: 0747568251
- ISBN13: 978-0747568254
- ePub: 1788 kb | FB2: 1136 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Contemporary
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (May 16, 2005)
- Pages: 304
- Rating: 4.9/5
- Votes: 525
- Format: txt mbr lrf azw
Praise for A Bigamist’s Daughter ‘McDermott balances a poignant romanticism with sharp realism in her own crisp and careful .
Praise for A Bigamist’s Daughter ‘McDermott balances a poignant romanticism with sharp realism in her own crisp and careful writing style’ Ms ‘A Bigamist’s Daughter is rare among recent books. A Bigamist’s Daughter is rare among recent books about sharp-witted unattached women because it doesn’t succumb to the fancies that growth is everyone’s birthright, and true love is still the best of everything’ Village Voice. Riotously funny, poignant, shrewd and often acutely real. Elizabeth Connelly is a new kind of female character. As unique as she is representative, as tough as she is needy, this bigamist’s daughter confronts us with the eighties’ Julia Markus.
Alice McDermott is a great writer. She has proved that fact many times by the many novels she has written after A Bigamist's Daughter which was her initial work
Alice McDermott is a great writer. She has proved that fact many times by the many novels she has written after A Bigamist's Daughter which was her initial work. This book had several memorable passages telling us about the mythologies of love that we all might succumb to in one way or another. It also reveals a heartless con-artist with a romantic heart, if that makes any sense.
A Bigamist's Daughter. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
she mouths, and Elizabeth waves. It was not mere coincidence, Elizabeth, the man on the phone is saying, his Southern accent thick and slick. It was not mere coincidence, Elizabeth, the man on the phone is saying, his Southern accent thick and slick rived, saw the newspaper on our coffee table opened to your ad, I knew I should call. Well, we’re glad you did, she says, drawing daisies on her notepad. The typewriters outside are still. She can hear the front door opening and closing, people calling Good night.
A Bigamist's Daughter book.
A bigamist's daughter : a novel. by. McDermott, Alice.
Top. American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. A bigamist's daughter : a novel. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.
Praise for A Bigamist's Daughter. Impressiv. fascinatingly prismatic story
Praise for A Bigamist's Daughter. fascinatingly prismatic story. One of our finest novelists at work today. There's no one like Alice McDermot. er touch is light as a feather, her perceptions purely accurate. Alice McDermott is the author of five previous novels, including Child of My Heart; Charming Billy, winner of the 1998 National Book Award; and At Weddings and Wakes, all published by FSG and Picador. She lives with her family outside Washington, . Epic Photography/Jamie Schoenberger.
Alice McDermott was born in Brooklyn, New York on June 27, 1953
Alice McDermott was born in Brooklyn, New York on June 27, 1953. from the State University of New York at Oswego in 1975 and an . from the University of New Hampshire in 1978. She has written several novels including A Bigamist's Daughter, At Weddings and Wakes, Child of My Heart, After This, and Someone. That Night was made into a film starring C. Thomas Howell and Juliette Lewis in 1992. She has won several awards including the National Book Award for fiction in 1998 for Charming Billy, a Whiting Writers Award, and the 2008 Corrington Award for Literature. Библиографические данные.
Alice McDermott (born June 27, 1953) is an American writer and university professor. For her 1998 novel Charming Billy she won an American Book Award and the . National Book Award for Fiction. McDermott is Johns Hopkins University's Richard A. Macksey Professor of the Humanities. McDermott was born in Brooklyn, New York