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The Widows of Eastwick
The Widows of Eastwick
Author: John Updike
More than three decades have passed since the events described in John Updike?s The Witches of Eastwick. The three divorcées?Alexandra, Jane, and Sukie?have left town, remarried, and become widows. They cope with their grief and solitude as widows do: they travel the world, to such foreign lands as Canada, Egypt, and China, and renew old ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780307269607
ISBN-10: 0307269604
Publication Date: 10/28/2008
Pages: 320
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3.4 stars, based on 8 ratings
Publisher: Knopf
Book Type: Hardcover
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I really did not like this book. It seemed to me to be a famous author's love affair with his own words, but the story did nothing for me. I did not like the portrayal of the widows, it seemed to me to be a case of a man writing what HE thinks it's like to be an older woman, and I did not feel very kindly towards that portrayal.


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