The Women's Room Author:Marilyn French Fiction. For every man who ever thought he knew a woman! For every woman who ever thought she knew herself! For everyone who ever grew up, got married and wondered what happened! — "A book with such honesty, humor, tough sad wisdom and stylistic surety that it speaks from a place where every woman of us may have been but few have ever articula... more »ted...exciting...farj-reaching...as raggedly true as life...I can't think of one novel that has affected me the way "The Women's Room" has!"