Runaway

Runaway

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The incomparable Alice Munro s bestselling and rapturously acclaimed "Runaway" is a book of extraordinary stories about women of all ages and circumstances and about love and its infinite betrayals and surprises. The runaway of the title story is a young woman who is incapable of leaving her husband. In Passion, a country girl emerging into the larger world via a job in a resort hotel discovers, in a single moment of insight, the limits and lies of passion. Three stories concern a woman named Juliet in the first, she escapes from teaching at a girls school into a wild love affair; in the second, she returns with her child to the home of her parents, whose marriage she finally begins to examine; and in the last, her vanished child turns up caught in the grip of a religious cult. In these and other stories, Alice Munro s understanding of the people about whom she writes makes their lives as real as our own."show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 137.2 x 157.5 x 35.6mm | 272.16g
  • Audio Partners
  • United States
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 1572704462
  • 9781572704466
  • 2,174,518