Wifey: an adult novel

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Putnam, 1978 - Fiction - 296 pages
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This classic is as relevant today as ever. Its heroine, Sandy Pressman--a very nice wife whose boredom is getting the best of her--became the touchstone for a whole generation, and the story of how she trades in her conventional wifely duties for her wildest secret fantasies is unforgettable.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

An impulse grab years back that has been collecting dust on my shelves and is now way old, and I'm way mature & experienced (& old) for it. Bye-bye. Read full review

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User Review  - LisMB - LibraryThing

I was lucky to get my hands on a first edition. I didn't expect what it it, I've read Judy Blume of course and I knew this would be a grown up book, but was surprised by the content. Normally I skim ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
21
Section 3
29
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About the author (1978)

Judy Blume is considered one of the world's best-known writers for young adults. She was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, in 1938. She earned a degree in education. Blume has written over 20 books. Titles such as "Are You There, God? It's Me Margaret", "Then Again, Maybe I Won't", and "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" are widely recognized. Her books have sold over 50 million copies worldwide and have been translated into more than a dozen languages. Blume has received more than 100 awards. In 1996, she received the American Library Association's Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lifetime Achievement. Her adult titles include "Wifey", "Smart Women", and "Summer Sisters". Young readers have always viewed Blume as someone who is in touch with their feelings. They write thousands of letters to her each year, a number of which were published in her 1986 book, "Letters to Judy: What Your Kids Wish They Could Tell You". Blume currently resides in New York. She has three grown children, speaks out against censorship, and continues to write.

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