The Amateur Marriage: A Novel

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Ballantine Books, 2004 - Baltimore (Md.) - 342 pages
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Baltimore ægteparret Pauline og Michael, som forhastet giftede sig under 2. verdenskrig, tvinges til at komme overens for at passe deres barnebarn, som bliver forsømt af sin teenagemor

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User Review  - nancynova - LibraryThing

Anne Tyler's The Amateur Marriage is not so much a novel as a really long argument. Michael is a good boy from a Polish neighborhood in Baltimore; Pauline is a harum-scarum, bright-cheeked girl who ... Read full review

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User Review  - Roseredlee - LibraryThing

This is much more pessimistic and darker in tone than her previous novels, but it is a post-September 11th book and it seems to me that she has reached a new level, much as Philip Roth in his later ... Read full review

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