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Adultery

Author: Paulo Coelho; Margaret Jull Costa; Zoë Perry
Publisher: London : Hutchinson, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A woman around her thirties begins to question the routine and predictability of her days. In everybody's eyes, she has a perfect life: a solid and stable marriage, a loving husband, sweet and well-behaved children and a job as a journalist she can't complain about. However, she can no longer bear the necessary effort to fake happiness when all she feels in life is an enormous apathy. All that changes when she  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paulo Coelho; Margaret Jull Costa; Zoë Perry
ISBN: 9780091958879 0091958873 9780091958886 0091958881
OCLC Number: 881018388
Language Note: Translated from Portuguese.
Notes: "Originally published in Brazil as Adultério by Sextante, Rio de Janeiro, in 2012"--Title page verso.
Description: 287 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Adultério.
Responsibility: Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa and Zoë Perry.

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Linda knows she's lucky. Yet every morning when she opens her eyes to a so-called new day, she feels like closing them again. Her friends recommend medication. But Linda wants to feel more, not less.  Read more...

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"Adultery perfectly illustrates the faint line between madness and insanity, happiness and unhappiness as well as the eternal search for our own "personal legend" Daily Express

 
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