The Forever Marriage

The Forever Marriage

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"Phenomenal" (Garrison Keillor) storyteller Ann Bauer brings to life the tale of one faithless widow. Carmen wishes Jobe, the husband she never loved, dead --only to fall in love with him after he is gone. As she helps her three children grieve, she discovers, after a tryst with her most recent lover, that her own life may be in danger. Heremotions reeling, Carmen reflects on the fateful days of her youth that made her the person she has become: privileged suburban… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

While in many ways a quiet story with a subtle arc, it is also an emotionally powerful page-turner --- memorable and exquisitely written.

Bauer crafts an insightful story that is uncomfortable and bleak, but well-written.

It’s a journey well worth taking.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Overlook (June 14, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 485 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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