Jane Smiley Ordinary Love (Flamingo)

ISBN 13: 9780006543930

Ordinary Love (Flamingo)

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9780006543930: Ordinary Love (Flamingo)

The first of two thematically linked novellas, each investigating the dream of the perfect family. It gives voice to a mother, loving but unsure of her love's value. In forfeiting her powerful husband, she fears that she has done her children irrevocable harm. The second novella is "Good Will".

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Jane Smiley was born in Los Angeles, grew up in St Louis, and studied at Vassar and the University of Iowa, where she received her PH.D. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics' Circle Award in 1992 for A Thousand Acres.

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'With this volume Smiley ratifies her claim as one of her generation's most eloquent chroniclers of ordinary familial love, its pleasures and its frightening hazards.' New York Times

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