Pretend We Are Lovely: A Novel

Pretend We Are Lovely: A Novel

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13.79 Pretend We Are Lovely: A Novel

"Like the best love songs, Noley Reid's novel is sad but hopeful, raw but tender, shocking but, ultimately, deeply comforting." —Julia Fierro, author of The Gypsy Moth Summer

It’s the summer of 1982 in Blacksburg, Virginia—seven years after the suspicious death of a son and sibling—and the Sobel family is hungry. 

Francie dresses in tennis skirts and ankle socks and weighs her grams of allotted carrots and iceberg lettuce. Her semi-estranged husband Tate… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

Closing the book is rather like finishing a bag of Halloween candy: The aftertaste may be sweet, but too much sugar is never a good thing.

Book Details  

Publisher: Tin House Books (July 18, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 284 pages

File size: 1.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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