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The Grandmothers: Four Short Novels

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In the title novel, two friends fall in love with each other's teenage sons, and these passions last for years, until the women end them, vowing a respectable old age. In Victoria and the Staveneys, a young woman gives birth to a child of mixed race and struggles with feelings of estrangement as her daughter gets drawn into a world of white privilege. The Reason for It traces the birth, faltering, and decline of an ancient culture, with enlightening modern resonances. A Love Child features a World War II soldier who believes he has fathered a love child during a fleeting wartime romance and cannot be convinced otherwise.

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"Here is yet more evidence that this writer of enormous insight and prodigious talent should have won the Nobel Prize decades ago."--"Chicago Tribune."

Synopsis:

The grandmothers — Victoria and the Staveneys — The reason for it — A love child.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061847660
Subtitle:
Four Short Novels
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Author:
Doris May Lessing
Author:
Lessing, Doris May
Subject:
General
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
2003
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
311

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"Synopsis" by , The grandmothers — Victoria and the Staveneys — The reason for it — A love child.
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