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The last of her kind

The last of her kind

Author: Sigrid Nunez
Publisher: London : Virago, 2019. ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
It is Columbia University, 1968. Ann Drayton and Georgette George meet as roommates on the first night. Ann is rich and radical; Georgette is leery and introverted, a child of the very poverty and strife her new friend finds so noble. The two are drawn together by their differences; two years later, after a violent fight, they part ways. When, in 1976, Ann is convicted of killing a New York cop, Georgette comes back  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sigrid Nunez
ISBN: 9780349012834 0349012830
OCLC Number: 1121029465
Notes: Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2006.
Description: 407 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Sigrid Nunez.


The paths of two women from different walks of life intersect amid counterculture of the 1960s in this haunting and provocative novel from the National Book Award-winning author of The Friend  Read more...


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A brilliant, dazzling, daring novel * Boston Globe * A passionate honesty grips the heart of The Last of Her Kind ... A subtle and profoundly moving novel about friendship, romantic idealism and Read more...

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