A Window Opens: A Novel
From the beloved books editor at Glamour magazine comes a heartfelt and painfully funny debut about what happens when a wife and mother of three leaps at the chance to fulfill her professional destiny—only to learn every opportunity comes at a price.In A Window Opens, Elisabeth Egan brings... show more
From the beloved books editor at Glamour magazine comes a heartfelt and painfully funny debut about what happens when a wife and mother of three leaps at the chance to fulfill her professional destiny—only to learn every opportunity comes at a price.In A Window Opens, Elisabeth Egan brings us Alice Pearse, a compulsively honest, longing-to-have-it-all, sandwich g
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
A Window Opens by Elisabeth Egan is the very real and very relatable-to-me story of Alice Pearse and her struggle to balance work, marriage, family, and friendships. The references to other books and commentary on the book world of Alice's job make this an even more enjoyable story for me. A touchin...
A special thank you to Simon & Schuster and NetGalley for a copy of this ARC in exchange for an honest review. It took me a while to get into this book and to warm up to the characters. Once I got into the book, it was an enjoyable, easy read. I thought it was going to be a humorous account of the...
A special thank you to NetGalley for an ARC in exchange for an honest review.By way of a story, there is nothing new, in fact, this type of story has been done time and time again. Alice is struggling to do it all - she's part of the sandwich generation with demanding kids, a sick/elderly parent, an...
Alice Pearse is a likable character, a character many of us can identify with. She is a mother to three young children, married and works three days a week at a magazine, reviewing books. That is until her husband finds out he did not make partner and wants to open his own law office, which means Al...
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