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The Paris wife

Author: Paula McLain
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2011.
Series: Book club kit.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Kit : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Meeting through mutual friends in Chicago, Hadley is intrigued by brash "beautiful boy" Ernest Hemingway, and after a brief courtship and small wedding, they take off for Paris, where Hadley makes a convincing transformation from an overprotected child to a game and brave young woman who puts up with impoverished living conditions and shattering loneliness to prop up her husband's career.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Ernest Hemingway; Hadley Hemingway Mowrer
Material Type: Fiction, Kit
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paula McLain
ISBN: 9780345521309 0345521307
OCLC Number: 972723851
Notes: Kit available at circulation desk.
Description: xii, 320 pages ; 25 cm
Series Title: Book club kit.
Responsibility: Paula McLain.

Abstract:

Meeting through mutual friends in Chicago, Hadley is intrigued by brash "beautiful boy" Ernest Hemingway, and after a brief courtship and small wedding, they take off for Paris, where Hadley makes a convincing transformation from an overprotected child to a game and brave young woman who puts up with impoverished living conditions and shattering loneliness to prop up her husband's career.

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