e-Book Black and Blue epub downloadAuthor: Anna Quindlen
Pages: 256 pages
Publisher: Chatto & Windus; First Edition, First Printing edition (1998)
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e-Book Black and Blue epub download
by Anna Quindlen
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400 quotes from Anna Quindlen: 'Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. 'The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself. Anna Quindlen, How Reading Changed My Life. tags: books, bookstores.
Black and Blue is enormously readabl. .Like her columns, Quindlen’s novels are written with intelligence, clarity and heartrending directness. This portrait of a battered woman is intimate and illuminating and, as is true of most anything Quindlen writes, well worth the read. A gut wrenche. nother stunner.
Anna Quindlen's book about domestic violence will leave you saddened, enraged and also hopeful. I enjoyed reading Black and Blue because of the complex problems between Quindlen’s characters. I stayed because I thought things would get better, or at least not worse. She also asks, will the son become just like the father? These important points show how hard it is to break out of an abusive relationship.
Always insightful, rooted in. Imagined London: A Tour of the World's Greatest Fictional City. Anna Quindlen first visited London from a chair in her suburban Philadelphia home-in one of her beloved childhood mystery novels
Black and Blue is a beautifully written, heart-stopping story in which Anna Quindlen writes with power, wisdom, and humor about the real lives of men and women, the varieties of people and love, the bonds between mother and child, the solace of family and friendship, the inexplicable feelings between people who are passionately connected in ways they don't understand.
his face for bed. Jennifer got. Jennifer got a new wheelchair and taught me to play a computer game called Knockout she always won, the high score table a list of variations on her name and initials. Cindy and I ran a sale of books the library no longer needed, our hands and faces gray with the dust of years.
Oprah Book Club® Selection, April 1998: "The first time my husband hit me I was nineteen years old," begins Fran Benedetto, the broken heroine of Anna Quindlen's Black and Blue.
Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Anna Quindlen (Author). Oprah Book Club® Selection, April 1998: "The first time my husband hit me I was nineteen years old," begins Fran Benedetto, the broken heroine of Anna Quindlen's Black and Blue. With one sweeping sentence, the door to an abused and tortured world is swung wide open and the psyche of a crushed and tattered self-image exposed.
Black and Blue is a 1998 novel by Anna Quindlen, and was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection in April 1998. For eighteen years, Fran Benedetto kept her secret. And stayed with Bobby because she wanted her son to have a father.
For eighteen years Fran Benedetto kept her secret, hid her bruises
For eighteen years Fran Benedetto kept her secret, hid her bruises. From Anna Quindlen, acclaimed author of Blessings, Black and Blue, and One True Thing, a superb novel about two sisters, the true meaning of success, and the qualities in life that matter most. It’s an otherwise ordinary Monday when Meghan Fitzmaurice’s perfect life hits a wall. A household name as the host of Rise and Shine, the country’s highest-rated morning talk show, Meghan cuts to a commercial break–but not before she mutters two forbidden words into her open mike.
Now in paperback comes the bestselling novel about a marriage that begins in passion and becomes violent, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and author of Thinking Out Loud.