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A Good Woman
by Dorothy Weil
A Good Woman is the story of Mary Lou Friedman, a spunky eighty-five year old whose life slides into chaos when she is threatened by local hoodlums and her husband becomes terminally ill. As Mary Lou fights for her family and home, she revisits her past as a wild farm girl, a naive young bride, an inexperienced mother, and a mature woman discovering her sexuality. Througho ...more
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Jan 13, 2013 Eli rated it did not like it
Recommended to Eli by: Dad
Dismal story. From the start, the reader knows how the book will end and which characters will survive. I even guessed how Mary Lou and Don would die...& I turned out to be right. There are blatant clues trying to lead the reader to a different assumption of the manner of death, but their obviousness negates them. I didn't care for the writing style and there were a few typos.