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The widows of Eastwick

Author: John Updike
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Alexandra, Jane, and Sukie return to the old Rhode Island seaside town where they indulged in wicked mischief under the influence of the diabolical Darryl Van Horne. Darryl is gone, and their lovers of the time have aged or died, but enchantment remains in the familiar streets and scenery of the village, where they enjoyed their lusty primes as free and empowered women. And, among the local citizenry, there are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2008018513
(OCoLC)192080516
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Updike
ISBN: 9780307270535 030727053X
OCLC Number: 430950661
Notes: A sequel to: The witches of Eastwick.
"A Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (308 pages)
Responsibility: by John Updike.

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Alexandra, Jane, and Sukie return to the old Rhode Island seaside town where they indulged in wicked mischief under the influence of the diabolical Darryl Van Horne. Darryl is gone, and their lovers of the time have aged or died, but enchantment remains in the familiar streets and scenery of the village, where they enjoyed their lusty primes as free and empowered women. And, among the local citizenry, there are still those who remember them, and wish them ill. How they cope with the lingering traces of their evil deeds, the shocks of a mysterious counterspell, and the advancing inroads of old age are at the heart of Updike's delightful, ominous sequel.--From publisher description.

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