The Marriage PlotLarge Print - 2011
A New York Times bestseller, A Globe and Mail bestseller, A New York Times Notable Book of 2011, A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Book of 2011, A Kirkus Reviews Top 25 Best Fiction Book of 2011, A Library Journal Best Book of 2011, A Salon Best Fiction of 2011, A Pulitzer Prize-winning author -- Eugenides? first book, The Virgin Suicides, earned him comparisons to such writers as William Wharton and Alice McDermott. Eugenides has received a Whiting Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. He was named by Granta magazine as one of the 20 best American novelists under 40.It's the early 1980s. The country is in a deep recession, and life after college is harder than ever. In the College Hill cafés, wised-up kids inhale Derrida and listen to Talking Heads. But Madeleine Hanna, dutiful English major, is writing her senior thesis on Jane Austen and George Eliot, purveyors of the marriage plot that lies at the heart of the greatest English novels...
Publisher: Detroit, Michigan : Large Print Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, ©2011
Edition: Large print edition.
Characteristics: 711 pages ;,22 cm
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