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Big Girls Don't Cry - Fay Weldon
Big Girls Don't Cry
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This latest offering from critically acclaimed author Fay Weldon is a darkly comic romp through the minefields of friendship and feminism. On a balmy evening in 1971, five women meet in a cramped living room in the suburbs of London. Tired of their husbands and their own unsatisfying lives, they... show more
This latest offering from critically acclaimed author Fay Weldon is a darkly comic romp through the minefields of friendship and feminism. On a balmy evening in 1971, five women meet in a cramped living room in the suburbs of London. Tired of their husbands and their own unsatisfying lives, they form the aptly named Medusa, a book publishing house founded on the principle of "getting even." With wry and savvy humor, Weldon weaves us through twenty years of these women's lives, as good intentions fall by the wayside and the hazards of their new politics, sex, and infidelity take their toll.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780871137593 (0871137593)
ASIN: 0871137593
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
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3.0 Big Girls Don't Cry
This is a story of the beginning of the Women’s movement in London, told by a narrator with hindsight and a wry sense of humor. “A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle”, is their call to action. Five women gather to discuss how they can get ahead in a man’s world, and they leave after decid...
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