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Worst Fears
Worst Fears
Author: Fay Weldon
From the hilarious opening to the satisfying final conflagration, Fay Weldon's Worst Fears is a taut, scathing revelation of the nature of marital intimacy. When Alexandra returns from her stint on the London stage to find her husband mysteriously dead of a heart attack and her female friends ominously invested in smoothing out all the compl...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780583511490
ISBN-10: 058351149X
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 200

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Publisher: Flamingo
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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Alexandra Ludd, a successful stage actress who is performing in Ibsen's A Doll's House when her husband, Ned, a theater critic, dies in their country house. Alexandra takes a leave of absence from the London production, only to find that her friends in the country all seem to be engaged in some kind of cover-up regarding the circumstances of Ned's death. It gradually becomes clear to Alexandra that her husband lived a very different and more promiscuous life than she'd ever suspected.


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