- Author:Anna Quindlen
- Publisher:Random House; First Edition edition (January 24, 1998)
- Pages:293 pages
- Subcategory:United States
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Black and Blue is a 1998 novel by Anna Quindlen, and was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection in April 1998. For eighteen years, Fran Benedetto kept her secret.
Black and Blue is a 1998 novel by Anna Quindlen, and was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection in April 1998. And stayed with Bobby because she wanted her son to have a father.
Black and Blue is enormously readabl. .Like her columns, Quindlen’s novels are written with intelligence, clarity and heartrending directness. This portrait of a battered woman is intimate and illuminating and, as is true of most anything Quindlen writes, well worth the read. A gut wrenche. nother stunner.
Anna Quindlen is the author of two bestselling novels, Object Lessons and One True Thing. Black and Blue: A Novel Oprah's book club. Her New York Times column "Public & Private" won a Pulitzer Prize in 1992, and a selection of these columns was published as Thinking Out Loud. She is also the author of a collection of her "Life in the 30's" columns, Living Out Loud, and two children's books, The Tree That Came to Stay and Happily Ever After.
400 quotes from Anna Quindlen: 'Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. And then there were books, a kind of parallel universe in which anything might happen and frequently did, a universe in which I might be a newcomer but was never really a stranger. They are the destination, and the journey. 'The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.
In Anna Quindlen's third novel, Black and Blue, the former New York Times columnist has caught the evil essence
And the same will be said about Black and Blue, a brilliant novel of suspense, substance, and importance. In Anna Quindlen's third novel, Black and Blue, the former New York Times columnist has caught the evil essence. If its moment should prove to be right (a long shot, to be sure), the novel is good enough to become to domestic violence what Uncle Tom's Cabin was to slavery - a morally crystallizing act of propaganda that works because it has the ring of truth.
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A nurse escapes her abusive husband, a New York policeman, taking their son with her to Florida. She assumes a new identity and even finds romance, but there is a price, the 10-year-old boy misses his father and she lives in constant fear the father will find them, which he does. The novel analyzes why abused women wait so long to make their break.
Oprah Book Club® Selection, April 1998: "The first time my husband hit me I was nineteen years old," begins Fran Benedetto, the broken heroine of Anna Quindlen's Black and Blue
Oprah Book Club® Selection, April 1998: "The first time my husband hit me I was nineteen years old," begins Fran Benedetto, the broken heroine of Anna Quindlen's Black and Blue. With one sweeping sentence, the door to an abused and tortured world is swung wide open and the psyche of a crushed and tattered self-image exposed. YA?This powerfully written story grips readers from the very first page. Fran and Bobby are crazy about one another from the moment they first meet, but his violent nature reveals itself even before they are married.
Always insightful, rooted in. Imagined London: A Tour of the World's Greatest Fictional City. Anna Quindlen first visited London from a chair in her suburban Philadelphia home-in one of her beloved childhood mystery novels
Black and Blue" is a 1998 novel by Anna Quindlen, and was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection in April 1998. In this novel the main character, Fran Bennetto, suffers through the domestic abuse of her husband and local police officer, Bobby Benetto.
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