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A happy marriage : a novel

Author: Rafael Yglesias
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Enrique and Margaret Sabas have been married for 30 years. Now, Margaret is under hospice care in the final stages of cancer and asks Enrique to control access to her during her final days so that she can say good-bye to a select few on her own terms. Enrique does so, patiently waiting for his own turn. As he waits, he remembers their life together, from their first conversation forward. The story alternates between  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafael Yglesias
ISBN: 9781439102305 1439102309 9781439109816 1439109818 9781439102312 1439102317
OCLC Number: 276712923
Description: 371 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Rafael Yglesias.

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A Happy Marriage is stunningly candid and revelatory book about what it means for two people to spend a lifetime together.  Read more...

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"Enrique and Margaret are anything but common, distinct both as characters and in the endurance of their love."--Malena Watrous, "New York Times Book Review"

 
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