The Engagements

The Engagements

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From the New York Times best-selling author of Commencement and Maine comes a gorgeous, sprawling novel about marriage—about those who marry in a white heat of passion, those who marry for partnership and comfort, and those who live together, love each other, and have absolutely no intention of ruining it all with a wedding.

Evelyn has been married to her husband for forty years—forty years since he slipped off her first wedding ring and put his own in its place.… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

With the metaphor of the diamonds passing from person to person, sometimes on the back of disappointment, she reminds us too that the strength of love is not always synonymous with the strength of the diamonds themselves.

Against all odds, it represents something genuinely eternal about the love between two people.

What could prove daunting for most writers --- covering a multitude of characters over such a broad scope in time --- [Sullivan] tackles effortlessly, and fully realized people and situations emerge. With so much grist for discussion, The Engagements is a natural for book clubs.

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (June 11, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 2.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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