The Woman Upstairs

The Woman Upstairs

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Told with urgency, intimacy, and piercing emotion, this New York Times bestselling novel is the riveting confession of a woman awakened, transformed, and abandoned by a desire for a world beyond her own.

Nora Eldridge is a reliable, but unremarkable, friend and neighbor, always on the fringe of other people’s achievements. But the arrival of the Shahid family—dashing Skandar, a Lebanese scholar, glamorous Sirena, an Italian artist, and their son, Reza—draws… (more)

Editorial reviews (14 reviews)


The Woman Upstairs shows human nature in its full messiness and inconsistency.

This was my first time reading Claire Messud, but it definitely won’t be the last. She clearly knows how to develop a character in such an intricate way that the character’s story, their flaws and strengths become personal to the reader.

Addictive, memorable, intense ... Gosh. I guess you could say I liked it.


Book Details  


Publisher: Vintage (April 30, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 2.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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