The longings of women

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Penguin, Jan 1, 1995 - Fiction - 537 pages
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Review: The Longings of Women

User Review  - Cindypbarnard - Goodreads

While there were moments when I wanted to say to the author , "Really? Really? " I REALLY did enjoy this book. Three women from entirely different walks of life create extraordinary consequences for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Susan Liston - Goodreads

Hard for me to review a book I don't hate or love. I've only read one other of Marge Piercy's books, Gone to Soldiers, and it's on my five star list. I guess I've never read another one as I feared ... Read full review

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Poet and novelist Marge Piercy was born in Detroit, Michigan on March 31, 1936. She received a B. A. from the University of Michigan and an M. A. from Northwestern. She is involved in the Jewish renewal and political work and was part of the civil rights movement. She won the Arthur C. Clarke award. Besides writing her own novles and collections of poetry, she has collaborated with her husband Ira Wood on a play, The Last White Class, and a novel, Storm Tide. In 1997, they founded a small literary publishing company called the Leapfrog Press. She currently lives in Cape Cod.

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