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O'Brien, Edna August Is a Wicked Month

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August Is a Wicked Month

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Separated from her husband, Ellen finds herself living alone in a city she dislikes - a place that denies her past and offers no hope for her future. Determined to change her life, she decides to go south in search of sun and companionship.

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She writes . . . with prose that is scrupulous and lyrical, beautiful and exact. (Anne Enright Guardian)

Edna O'Brien is one of the greatest writers in the English-speaking world. (New York Times)

No writer in English is so good at putting the reader inside the skin of a woman. (Evening Standard)

Edna O'Brien is both brilliant and brave. (Ann Patchett)

August is a Wicked Month . . . is about motherhood, desire and learning to accept yourself . . . quintessential O'Brien ... This is O'Brien's reality check on the summer romance. (Charlotte Tuxworth-Holden The Times)

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A reissue of Edna O'Brien's ground-breaking novel, August is a Wicked Month

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