Angels Go Naked (Innbundet)

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Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2000
Antall sider: 304
Forlag: Counterpoint
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9781582430621
Omtale: Angels Go Naked
Angels Go Naked is the vexed love story of Webster, a microbiologist at Berkeley, Margy, a violinist for the Chicago Symphony, and the collision course they call their life together. Against all probability, they meet, fall in love, and marry. Margy begins to think about having a child, and it is here that Cornelia Nixon most brilliantly captures the troubled but deeply symbiotic union of a wife who says she desperately wants children and a husband who refuses to become a father. The arc of this couple's unhappiness is traced in a funny, sad, and compassionate series of beautifully imagined scenes. As in her celebrated novel Now You See It , Nixon's gifts are apparent on every page.

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