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Book Information: Accidental Woman, the

Accidental Woman, the (1987) [Novel]
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For Maria, nothing is certain. Her life is a chain of accidents. Untouched by friendship, unimpressed by the devoted Ronny and his endless marriage proposals, she lives in a world of her own, but not of her own making. Even as she stumbles on through university, work, marriage and motherhood, Maria finds it hard to see what all the fuss is about.

Will our heroine ever be able to control the direction of her life, or will it end, as it began, by accident? What does chance next have in store for her?

Original title: The Accidental Woman
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: The Accidental Woman

The Accidental Woman (1987)
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Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "The Accidental Woman has a cocky individual voice of its own...Here's precocious, rebellious talent" Mail On Sunday
  • "Slyly parodies the cliches of most first novels" Guardian
  • "A convincing study of the random impetuses by which human lives tend to be governed. It is also very funny" Spectator
  • "Delightfully quirky" Financial Times
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Manifested in:

The Accidental Woman (August 31, 2000)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 0140294902
Dimensions: 4.8 x 7.7 x 0.6
Pages: 176

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