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Foreign Bodies.

Author: Cynthia Ozick
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Books Ltd., 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The collapse of her brief marriage has stalled Bea Nightingale's life, leaving her middle-aged and alone, teaching in an impoverished borough of 1950s New York. A plea from her estranged brother gives Bea the excuse to escape lassitude by leaving for Paris to retrieve a nephew she barely knows; but the siren call of Europe threatens to deafen Bea to the dangers of entangling herself in the lives of her brother's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ozick, Cynthia.
Foreign Bodies.
New York : Atlantic Books Ltd, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Ozick
ISBN: 9780857895837 0857895834
OCLC Number: 787844106
Description: 1 online resource (329 pages)
Contents: Chapter 46Chapter 47; Chapter 48; Chapter 49; Chapter 50; Chapter 51; Chapter 52; Chapter 53; Chapter 54; Chapter 55; Chapter 56; Chapter 57.

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The collapse of her brief marriage has stalled Bea Nightingale's life, leaving her middle-aged and alone, teaching in an impoverished borough of 1950s New York. A plea from her estranged brother gives Bea the excuse to escape lassitude by leaving for Paris to retrieve a nephew she barely knows; but the siren call of Europe threatens to deafen Bea to the dangers of entangling herself in the lives of her brother's family. Travelling from America to France, Bea leaves the stigma of divorce on the far side of the Atlantic; newly liberated, she chooses to defend her nephew and his girlfriend Lili b.

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