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We Are Not Ourselves

Autor: Thomas, Matthew

Editorial: Simon and Schuster

Formato:Tapa Suave
Precio de Lista:$16.00
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We Are Not Ourselves : Born in 1941, Eileen Tumulty is raised by her Irish immigrant parents in Woodside, Queens, in an apartment where the mood swings between heartbreak and hilarity, depending on how much alcohol has been consumed. From an early age, Eileen wished that she lived somewhere else. She sets her sights on upper class Bronxville, New York, and an American Dream is born.

Driven by this longing, Eileen places her stock and love in Ed Leary, a handsome young scientist, and with him begins a family. Over the years Eileen encourages her husband to want more: a better job, better friends, a better house. It slowly becomes clear that his growing reluctance is part of a deeper, more incomprehensive psychological shift. An inescapable darkness enters their lives, and Eileen and Ed and their son Connell try desperately to hold together a semblance of the reality they have known, and to preserve, against long odds, an idea they have cherished of the future.


Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Ficción   Contemporary
Ficción   Sagas

ISBN 13:9781476756677
ISBN 10:1476756678
Formato:Tapa Suave
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:656
Tamaño:9.06" l x 6.02" w x 1.17" h
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