Early Promise, Late Reward: A Biography of Helen Hooven Santmyer, Author of "... And Ladies of the Club."

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Knowledge, Ideas & Trends, Incorporated, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 134 pages
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The first biography of the author of ...And the Ladies of the Club, the bestseller of 1984, this traces Santmyer's life and search for the popular success which eluded her until her eighties.

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Interesting but skims the surface of a long life. One of the criticisms frequently leveled at Santmyer's ...And Ladies of the Club is that it's homophobic. Given that, one wonders why this biographer ... Read full review


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