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Title:The Women
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ISBN:0670020419
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Number of Pages:451
Category:Fiction, Historical fiction, Architecture

The Women by T.C. Boyle

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Women Welcome to the troubled tempestuous world of Frank Lloyd Wright Scandalous affairs rage behind closed doors broken hearts are tossed aside fires rip through the wings of the house and paparazzi lie in wait outside the front door for the latest tragedy in this never ending saga This is the home of the great architect of the twentieth century a man of extremes in both his work and his private life at once a force of nature and an avalanche of need and emotion that sweeps aside everything in its path Sharp savage and subtle in equal measure The Women plumbs the chaos horrors and uncontainable passions of a formidable American icon

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b T C Boyle s riotous first novel now in a new edition for its th anniversary b br br Twenty five years ago T C Boyle published his first novel i Water Music i a funny bawdy extremely entertaining novel of imaginative and stylistic fancy that announced to the world Boyle s tremendous gifts as a storyteller Set in the late eighteenth century i Water Music i follows the wild adventures of Ned Rise thief and whoremaster and Mungo Park a Scottish explorer through London s seamy gutters and Scotland s scenic highlands to their grand meeting in the heart of darkest Africa There they join forces and wend their hilarious way to the source of the Niger BACKCOVER Ribald hilarious exotic an engrossing flight of the literary imagination br i Los Angeles Times i br br i Water Music i does for fiction what i Raiders of the Lost Ark i did for film Boyle is an adept plotter a crazed humorist and a fierce describer br i The Boston Globe i br br High comic fiction Boyle is a writer of considerable talent He pulls off his most implausible inventions with wit a perfect sense of timing and his considerable linguistic gifts br i The Washington Post i, No description available, On a tiny desolate windswept island off the coast of Southern California two families one in the s and one in the s come to start new lives and pursue dreams of self reliance and freedom Their extraordinary stories full of struggle and hope are the subject of T C Boyle s haunting new novel br br Thirty eight year old Marantha Waters arrives on San Miguel on New Year s Day to restore her failing health Joined by her husband a stubborn driven Civil War veteran who will take over the operation of the sheep ranch on the island Marantha strives to persevere in the face of the hardships some anticipated and some not of living in such brutal isolation Two years later their adopted teenage daughter Edith an aspiring actress will exploit every opportunity to escape the captivity her father has imposed on her Time closes in on them all and as the new century approaches the ranch stands untenanted br br And then in March Elise Lester a librarian from New York City settles on San Miguel with her husband Herbie a World War I veteran full of manic energy As the years go on they find a measure of fulfillment and serenity Elise gives birth to two daughters and the family even achieves a celebrity of sorts But will the peace and beauty of the island see them through the impending war as it had seen them through the Depression Rendered in Boyle s accomplished assured voice with great period detail and utterly memorable characters this is a moving and dramatic work from one of America s most talented and inventive storytellers, This multi generational novel ranges over the history of the Hudson River Valley from the late seventeenth century to the late s with low humor high seriousness and magical almost hallucinatory prose It follows the interwoven destinies of families of Indians lordly Dutch patrons and yeomen