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  • Middle Age: A Romance
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • English
  • 26 July 2017
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  1. Janet Janet says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubLike many of Joyce Carol Oates lesser books, this was so much stronger than the average book out there the writing is so supple and precise, and the characterizations are so apt you laugh out loud She is the current heavyweight champion of the American social novel, our Balzac This is a lightweight compared with books like Blonde or We Were the Mu


  2. Helen Helen says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubI think I need to take a break from reading JCO I love her books, but the last two I ve read were definitely not my favorites.The beginning of t


  3. Jaline Jaline says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubAdam Berendt dominates this story from Page 1, even though he is involved in a fatal accident An enigmatic man, who avoided any questions about his past or his personal life, he was a sculptor and philosopher, physically unappealing but every man s friend and the lover every woman coveted The impact of this character on everyone else in the book is explored in Joyce Carol Oates signature way courageously, with unstinting honesty, and in many instances, uncomfortably real Even when I was cri Adam Berendt dominates this story from Page 1, even though he is involved in a fatal accident An enigmatic man, who avoided any questions about his past or


  4. Gerald Gerald says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubOn these pages, someone mentioned Anne Tyler and Joyce Carol Oates in the same breath I m a big fan of Ms Tyler and I ve read all her books, somethan once But I d never readthan a short story from Ms Oates So with this reading I repaired that error.Comparisons are irresistible Unlike Ms Tyler, Ms Oates does not love her characters unconditionally The narrator s attitude seems to be one of newspaper journalist cynic All of her characters are fools Rich, spoiled fools Which On these pages, someone mentioned Anne Tyler and Joyce Carol Oates in the same breath I m a big fan of Ms Tyler and I ve read all her books, somethan once But I d never readthan a short story from Ms Oates So with this reading I repaired that error.Comparisons are irresistible Unlike Ms Tyler, Ms Oates does not love her characters unconditionally The narrator s attitude seems to be one of newspaper journalist cynic All of her characters are fools Rich, spoiled fools Which tempts another comparison to ano


  5. Danielle Danielle says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubThis is the second book I ve read by Joyce Carol Oates and I think despite the fact that she is Alison s favorite author it will be the last I find all her characters to be too whiny and unsympathetic I think This book had a lot of characters and I struggled to like a single one of them Plus I wonder, at least based on this book, about Oates s view of women All of them were middle aged unself fulfilled women chasing after men who didn t care about them or allowing themselves to be taken adva This is the second book I ve read by Joyce Carol Oates and I think despite the fact that she is Alison s favorite author it will be the last I find all her characte


  6. Ket Lamb Ket Lamb says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubThis lengthy, literary soap opera follows an ensemble of affluent characters whose lives are deeply effected when Adam Berendt,


  7. Dusty Dusty says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubIf you like Desperate Housewives you will probably like this book.Adam has just died in a heroic boating accident, leaving behind a tight knit community of well to do NYC suburbanites who are as confused about his death as they are about how they should continue on with their own lives One woman decides to run away to the Pennsylvania mountains for a year Another just runs away Various men become involved with far younger women, and one of these men s abandoned wives turns their million dolla If you like Desperate Housewives you will probably like this book.Adam has just died in a heroic boating accident, leaving behind a tight knit community of well to do NYC suburbanites who are as confused about his death as they are about how they should continue on with their own lives One


  8. Christine Beverly Christine Beverly says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubThe first time I read this book, I was in my early thirties, and I probably would ve scored it lower then if I d had a Goodreads account Now as a middle aged woman, this book speaks powerfully to me, which I think is kind of the point The blurb for this book makes it all about Adam Berendt, but the book really isn t about Adam Adam


  9. Peggy Peggy says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubI am tormented on whether I like this author or I don t Her book We are the Mulvaneys was an Oprah preferred book I didn t read that book and am deciding whether I want to or not, I found the story going in all directions and it was hard for me to concentrate on what was going on I guess I need some input on other readers review of any of her books.


  10. Shelley Ettinger Shelley Ettinger says:

    Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age epub, Middle Age A RomanceMiddle Age A Romance EpubNowhere near her masterpiece level Blonde, The Falls , but pretty good, and I give her major props for the meaty section about the racist prison injustice system and the death penalty, and the privileged fancy lawyer learning a little something about the real world from his work on a death row case Much class consciousness and social commentary throughout, as always, which makes reading about a bunch of highly overprivileged people palatable Unusually, there s a confluence of happy endings ex


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Middle Age: A RomanceMiddle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age: mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age: epub, Middle Age: A RomanceMiddle Age: A Romance EpubIn Salthill on Hudson, a half hour train ride from Manhattan, everyone is rich, beautiful, and though they look much younger middle aged But when Adam Berendt, a charismatic, mysterious sculptor, dies suddenly in a brash act of heroism, shock waves rock the town Middle Age: Kindle - But who was Adam Berendt Was he in fact a hero, or someoneflawed and human.


About the Author: Joyce Carol Oates

Middle Age: A Romance PDF Ï Middle Age: Kindle - middle pdf, age: mobile, romance pdf, Middle Age: epub, Middle Age: A RomanceMiddle Age: A Romance EpubJoyce Carol Oates is a recipient of the National Book Award and the PEN Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction She is also the recipient of the Prix Femina for The Falls She is the Roger S Berlind Distinguished Professor of the Middle Age: Kindle - Humanities at Princeton University, and she has been a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters since Pseudonyms Rosamond Smith and Lauren Kelly.