This Side of Married

This Side of Married

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The comedy of domestic manners gets a delightful update in this intoxicating novel that suggests a latter-day "Pride and Prejudice" transplanted to an affluent suburb of Philadelphia. Well-meaning but domineering Dr. Evelyn Rubin has one consuming wish, that her three daughters be happily married. Alice, the eldest, is about to tumble into a speedy engagement. Sensible Isabel is already married, and having second thoughts. Tina, the baby, remains blithely single, though always dreams of a perfect wedding down the line. As various menasome good, some fascinatingly badaenter from the wings and the romantic complications mount, "This Side of Married" stands unveiled as a novel thatas as heady as good champagne and as rich as a genuine Sachertorte.
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Product details

  • OHP transparencies | 272 pages
  • 127 x 193.04 x 15.24mm | 204.12g
  • Penguin USA
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0143035436
  • 9780143035435

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A three-sisters treasure: tender, witty, and filled with love. (Luanne Rice) At once moving, funny and true . . . A wedding bouquet of great wit and affection. (Meg Wolitzer) Jane Austenas honey-and-vinegar spirit is alive and well in Rachel Pastanas delightful novel. (Rosellen Brown)
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348 ratings
2.7 out of 5 stars
5 5% (17)
4 13% (46)
3 40% (139)
2 31% (109)
1 11% (37)
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