Edition language: English
, Book Club
, Adult Fiction
, Literary Fiction
, 20th Century
, New York
4.5 stars.Very well written. Extremely enjoyable. A short book about the erosion of relationships, whether marital, personal, or professional. Sometimes it happens because people change, but most often it can happen because people stay the same.Desperate Characters is the first book I've read by ...
There are books out there which are phenomenal examples of writing. Some of these books see the light of day, garner some attention, are even made into a respectable film, but they're forgotten all too quickly. They float away from the literary canon and are out-of-print before anyone notices. Su...
Woman and her husband. Woman keeps fedding a stray cat. The cat bites the woman.