The Kept Man

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Penguin, 2007 - Fiction - 294 pages
20 Reviews
A riveting debut novel from a rising literary star, this story tells of a young woman whose husband has fallen into a coma, and her discovery of evidence that casts doubt on their marriage.
 

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User Review  - Laine - Goodreads

i liked this. i liked this quite a bit, actually. there's a specific part of me that really responds to literary fiction, the kind of stuff that really gets inside a character's brain and i get to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jackie Trimble - Goodreads

Our library was giving away books they were taking out of circulation. I could see where this wouldn't have been a popular book. I don't know - I think the main character could have been more likeable ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
7
Section 3
29
Section 4
38
Section 5
44
Section 6
58
Section 7
70
Section 8
77
Section 16
159
Section 17
166
Section 18
169
Section 19
181
Section 20
189
Section 21
205
Section 22
212
Section 23
239

Section 9
85
Section 10
100
Section 11
108
Section 12
114
Section 13
125
Section 14
132
Section 15
143
Section 24
246
Section 25
252
Section 26
260
Section 27
262
Section 28
283
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About the author (2007)

Jami Attenberg is the author of the story collection Instant Love. She has written for Jane, Salon, Nylon, Print, the San Francisco Chronicle, Entertainment Weekly, and Time Out New York, and her fiction has appeared in Nerve, Pindeldyboz, Spork, and Bullfight Review.

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