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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1988 - Fiction - 324 pages
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Paulie Flax decides to leave Howard, her unfaithful husband of nearly twenty-five years, but on the eve of her defection, Howard suffers a heart attack and belatedly realizes that he truly loves Paulie

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I liked this book very much. It's a pretty realistic portrayal of life after 25 years of not-always-perfect marriage between Paulie and Howard. It focuses on how big events seem to be associated with ... Read full review

About the author (1988)

Hilma Wolitzer is the author of several novels, including Hearts, Ending, and Tunnel of Love," "as well as the nonfiction book The Company of Writers. She is a recipient of Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, and an Award in Literature from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. She has taught writing at the University of Iowa, New York University, and Columbia University. Hilma Wolitzer lives in New York City.

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