Blaming

Blaming

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by Elizabeth Taylor
     
 

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While on holiday in Istanbul, tragedy strikes, and suddenly the comfortably middle-aged, middle-class Amy is left stranded and a widow. Martha, a young American novelist, kindly helps her, but upon their return to England, Amy is ungratefully reluctant to maintain their friendship—on home soil she realizes that in normal circumstances, Martha isn't the sort of

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While on holiday in Istanbul, tragedy strikes, and suddenly the comfortably middle-aged, middle-class Amy is left stranded and a widow. Martha, a young American novelist, kindly helps her, but upon their return to England, Amy is ungratefully reluctant to maintain their friendship—on home soil she realizes that in normal circumstances, Martha isn't the sort of person she would be friends with. But guilt is a hard taskmaster, and Martha has a way of getting under one's skin.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
This last novel by English novelist Taylor (1912-1975) blends gentle wit with sympathy in telling the story of a woman's adjustment to her husband's death. (Sept.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844083084
Publisher:
Virago UK
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Series:
Virago Modern Classics
Edition description:
New
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
571,648
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.56(d)

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