While i was gone by sue miller 352 pages ballantine/random house a decade ago she put a face on every mother's worst nightmare with her phenomenal bestseller the good mother now, sue miller delivers a spellbinding novel of love and betrayal that explores what it means to be a good wife featured in oprah's book club 2000. While i was gone sue miller, 1999 random house 304 pp isbn-13: 9780345443281 summary in the summer of 1968, jo becker ran out on the marriage and the life her parents wanted for her, and escaped — for one beautiful, idyllic year—into a life that was bohemian and romantic, living under an assumed name in a rambling group house in cambridge. But sue miller’s while i was gone hooked me in a way that i haven’t been hooked in years i honestly couldn’t put the book down i honestly couldn’t put the book down and i honestly wasn’t that wild about the story. T seems we need someone to know us as we are -- with all we have done -- and forgive us, muses jo becker, the narrator, near the end of sue miller's riveting new novel, while i was gone. A literary analysis of while i was gone by sue miller pages 4 words 2,556 view full essay more essays like this: while i was gone, sue miller, alfred a knope while i was gone, sue miller, alfred a knope not sure what i'd do without @kibin - alfredo alvarez, student @ miami university.
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While i was gone'gives miller the chance to limn a '60s youth, an initially contented marriage and, eventually, a marriage struggling to regain its balance she handles all three areas with masterly skill. Analysis rows enotes start your 48-hour free trial to unlock this 5-page inventing the abbotts study guide and get instant access to the following: while i was gone sue miller. While i was gone audiobook written by sue miller narrated by blair brown get instant access to all your favorite books no monthly commitment listen online or offline with android, ios, web, chromecast, and google assistant try google play audiobooks today. Sue miller is an expert in limning the pain of endings, but if this were the extent of her talents, she probably would not be as successful as she is in miller's books, one broken relationship often leads to the development of another. Sue miller's fifth novel succeeds best as a portrait of a woman in a midlife crisis jo becker, a veterinarian, is old enough to have a bad hip, too young to have it replaced and that's only one.
While i was gone is a 1999 novel by sue miller, and was chosen as an oprah's book club selection in may 2000 cbs produced a tv movie, while i was gone in 2004 based on the novel this article about a 1990s novel is a stub. While i was gone tells the story of a restless wife, jo becker, who, after 25 years of marriage to her husband, daniel, still can't find her bliss nothing ever seems to suit her her career as a veterinarian is rewarding, but sometimes being stuck in a routine bothers jo. Buy the paperback book while i was gone by sue miller at indigoca, canada's largest bookstore + get free shipping on fiction and literature books over $25. Sue miller (born november 29, 1943, chicago, illinois) is an american novelist and short story writer who has written a number of best-selling novels. While i was gone might be described as the story of a midlife crisis joey is dismayed by the impossibility of accepting the new versions of oneself that life kept offering joey is dismayed by the impossibility of accepting the new versions of oneself that life kept offering.
While i was gone (oprah's book club): sue miller , while i was gone (oprah's book club) [sue miller] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers “riveting while i was gone [celebrates] what is impulsive in human nature” the new york times. While i was gone is an exquisitely suspenseful novel about how quickly and casually a marriage can be destroyed, how a good wife can find herself placing all she holds dear at risk in expert strokes, sue miller captures the precariousness of even the strongest ties, the ease with which we abandon each other, and our need to be forgiven. Sue miller's fine novel is a penetrating--and sensuous--portrait of a woman besieged by her conscience while i was gone also demonstrates that in the face of distance and betrayal, a little knowledge can be a dangerous thing indeed.
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