The Woman WHo walked into Doors Author:Roddy Doyle This is the heart-rending story of a woman struggling to reclaim her dignity after a violent, abusive marriage and a worsening drink problem. Paula Spencer recalls her contented childhood, the audacity she learned as a teenager, the exhilaration of her romance with Charlo and the marriage to him that left her powerless. Capturing both her vulner... more »ability and her strength, Doyle gives Paula a voice that is real and unforgettable.
?Roddy Doyle?s unsparing examination of a brutal marriage transcends the boundaries of class and nationhood.?