Lillian on Life

Lillian on Life

Book - 2015
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This is the story of Lillian, a single woman reflecting on her choices and imagining her future. Born in the Midwest in the 1930s; Lillian lives, loves, and works in Europe in the fifties and early sixties; she settles in New York and pursues the great love of her life in the sixties and seventies. Now it's the early nineties, and she's taking stock. Throughout her life, walking the unpaved road between traditional and modern choices for women, Lillian grapples with parental disappointment and societal expectations, wins and loses in love, and develops her own brand of wisdom.
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2015
ISBN: 9780399168895
0399168893
Characteristics: 240 p. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Lillian on life : a novel

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Dec 03, 2015

A lovely, quiet read exploring the sensuality and various love affairs of a single lady from a certain era. For a reader who enjoys a slow-pace.

anitafournier Mar 05, 2015

Disappointing, boring, couldn't wait for it to end. You would think that the author was writing from the perspective of a 75 yr old. I am almost 62 and could not relate to the old fashioned style of life that I surely did not experience in my life!

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