Publish date: 2014-10-29
Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press
Pages no: 312
Edition language: English
Angie Abdou is a deceptive writer. On the surface, her novel might be thought of a domestic drama, a novel of sexual frustration, marital disappointment, the stresses of childrearing and finding the right nanny, but such a reading would miss the political, cultural, and economic subtexts. Her langua...
Angie Abdou's Between presents the intricacies of two women's relationships in such a nuanced and layered story that it reads like a page-turner but could be used as a textbook in economics and gender studies classes: so smart.Many more details about this novel are discussed here, on BuriedInPrint.