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An enormous yes

Author: Wendy Perriam
Publisher: London : Robert Hale, 2013.
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Three generations of women, all with very different ideas as to what constitutes the good life. For Hanna, 95, it's always been based on duty, piety, and service to others, but for her granddaughter, Amy, it means wealth, success and status. Amy's mother, Maria, is more ambivalent; attracted by both Hanna's high ideals and by the new hedonistic lifestyle she encounters when, after the death of her mother, she moves  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Perriam
ISBN: 9780709093855 0709093853
OCLC Number: 825557705
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Wendy Perriam.
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Wendy Perriam is one of the most interesting unsung novelists of her generation. Intelligent and accessible, she is fighting for the same bit of turf as Joanna Trollope; but she is probably the more Read more...

 
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