Matron of honor

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Zoland Books, 1994 - Fiction - 186 pages
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Preparations for Apple Mason's upcoming wedding are upset when her sister, Cory, returns unexpectedly, leaving behind an unhappy marriage

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

In Bingham's last two, women were dog-tired and dog-tied within the fiefdoms of stultifying men (a lethally jovial politico in Small Victories; a nice rejecting husband and a not-so-nice rejecting ... Read full review

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In this slender novel about the constraints of Southern womanhood circa 1970, two sisters, Cory and Apple Mason, try to break away from their wealthy Barbie-doll lifestyle through early marriage and ... Read full review


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About the author (1994)

Bingham's first novel was published by Houghton Mifflin in 1961. Since, she has published four collections of short stories (including Transgressions, Sarabande, 2002), four novels, and a memoir. She was Book Editor for The Courier-Journal in Louisville and has been a director of the National Book Critics Circle. She is the founder of The Kentucky Foundation for Women.

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