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Mrs. Munck

3.88  ·  Rating Details  ·  16 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Paperback, 352 pages
Published August 1st 1985 by Graywolf Press (first published 1971)
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E Wilson
Jan 08, 2014 E Wilson rated it it was ok

I found this book profiled in the book "1001 Midnights" which covers lots of great mystery books. Mrs. Munck was described as in the psychological suspense genre.

It definitely was not a mystery, and the only suspense was whether Rose was going to kill Mr Leary or not. Both characters were so unlikeable that I didn't really care one way or the other.

Rose grew up on a farm with parents who were cold and unnurturing. She leaves the farm and finds a job in the city.
Her much older boss, Mr. Leary
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Sharon Zink
Jul 05, 2016 Sharon Zink rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2016
This is a dark story because it is full of disappointment and revenge. However, it is well written and, on some level, satisfying. The narrator, Mrs. Munck, comes full circle in her life and avenges herself on those who hurt her most.
Caroleena Stantonova
Aug 09, 2015 Caroleena Stantonova rated it it was amazing
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I was surprised by the cleverness and illustration of karma. A dilly of a read!
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