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The awakening

The awakening

Chopin, Kate, 1851-1904, author

The Pontellier family are spending a hot, lazy holiday on the Gulf of Mexico. Nobody expects that Edna should be preoccupied with anything more than her husband Leonce and their small boys. But Edna, restive and achieving fulfilment only in her beloved sketching, finds her allocated bonds of motherhood and wifely duty to be stifling constraints. And when she teeters on the brink of an illicit summer romance with young clerk Robert Lebrun, new ideas and longings are awakened in her

Paperback, Large print, Book. English. Psychological fiction. Large type books.
Large print edition.
Published Leicester: Thorpe, 2015
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    30131045236426 FICTION Large print adult fiction Due back 26th September


Statement of responsibility: Kate Chopin
ISBN: 1444823965, 9781444823967
Intended audience: Adult.
Physical Description: 264 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series: Ulverscroft
Subject: Self actualisation (Psychology) Fiction.; Adultery Fiction.; New Orleans (La.) Fiction.; Man-woman relationships Fiction.; Women Louisiana New Orleans Social conditions Fiction.