Newfangled: a novel

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Simon & Schuster, Feb 1, 1998 - Fiction - 299 pages
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A debut novel explores the fractured life of Maide Bonasso, who, when she starts thinking about settling down in Tuscon, gets the opportunity to reconnect with her past and develops a surprising belief in the future as a result. 15,000 first printing. Tour.

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Newfangled: a novel

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The story of Maidie Bonasso's life resembles a kaleidoscope--the imagery is hard-edged yet dazzling, and while the pictures change smoothly, the narrative never settles into one pattern. Maidie has a ... Read full review

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I mark this as read, but I gave up after 50 pages. The writing was good, but I didn't care about the characters. I kept feeling like I'd been reading forever... Then realized I'd only made it another 10 pages. Read full review


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About the author (1998)

Monroe teaches in the MFA program at Southwest Texas State.

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