Madame Bovary of the Suburbs

Madame Bovary of the Suburbs - Clipper

Large print edition

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Synopsis

The story of a woman's life, from childhood to death, somewhere in provincial France, from the 1950s to just shy of 2025. She has everything; doting parents, a loving husband and family; all the comforts that the middle-classes have grown accustomed to. But sheâ_Ts bored. She takes up all sorts of outlets to try to make something happen in her life: adultery, charity work, esotericism, manic house-cleaning, motherhood and various hobbies - each one abandoned faster than the last. But no matter what she does, her life remains unfocussed and unfulfilled. Nothing truly satisfies her, because deep down - just like the town where she lives - the landscape is non-descript, flat, horizontal.

Book information

ISBN: 9781510097995
Publisher: W F Howes Ltd
Imprint: Clipper Large Print Books
Pub date:
Edition: Large print edition
DEWEY: 843.92
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 312 (large print)
Weight: -1g