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Book review: The Wife

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

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Author:Meg Wolitzer
Reading Level (Conceptual):For grown-ups
Reading Level (Vocabulary):For grown-ups
Year of publication:2003

First person fiction in which the wife of a famous author describes the events that lead to the end of their marriage.

Plot seems to describe a situation that I suspect is fairly common in pre-feminist societies.

-- Emily Berk

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