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The Amateur Marriage

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Michael and Pauline seemed like the perfect couple - young, good-looking, made for each other. The moment she walked into his mother's grocery store in Baltimore, he was smitten, and in the heat of World War II fervour, they marry in haste. From the sound of the cash register in the old grocery to the counter-culture jargon of the sixties, from the miniskirts to the multilayers of later years, we watch their lives unspool and see the consequences of their very mismatched marriage. OVER A MILLION ANNE TYLER BOOKS SOLDShe's changed my perception on life' Anna Chancellor One of my favourite authors ' Liane MoriartyShe spins gold' Elizabeth Buchan Anne Tyler has no peer' Anita ShreveMy favourite writer, and the best line-and-length novelist in the world' Nick Hornby A masterly author' Sebastian Faulks Tyler is not merely good, she is wickedly good' John UpdikeI love Anne Tyler' Anita Brookner Her fiction has strength of vision, originality, freshness, unconquerable humour' Eudora Welty

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Author(s):
Anne tyler
Condition:
Used: good
ISBN-10:
0099469596
ISBN-13:
9780099469599
Publisher:
Vintage

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Michael and Pauline seemed like the perfect couple - young, good-looking, made for each other. The moment she walked into his mother's grocery store in Baltimore, he was smitten, and in the heat of World War II fervour, they marry in haste. From the sound of the cash register in the old grocery to the counter-culture jargon of the sixties, from the miniskirts to the multilayers of later years, we watch their lives unspool and see the consequences of their very mismatched marriage. OVER A MILLION ANNE TYLER BOOKS SOLDShe's changed my perception on life' Anna Chancellor One of my favourite authors ' Liane MoriartyShe spins gold' Elizabeth Buchan Anne Tyler has no peer' Anita ShreveMy favourite writer, and the best line-and-length novelist in the world' Nick Hornby A masterly author' Sebastian Faulks Tyler is not merely good, she is wickedly good' John UpdikeI love Anne Tyler' Anita Brookner Her fiction has strength of vision, originality, freshness, unconquerable humour' Eudora Welty

Author(s):
Anne tyler
Condition:
Used: good
ISBN-10:
0099469596
ISBN-13:
9780099469599
Publisher:
Vintage

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