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The Woman Who Lived in a Prologue

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"The Woman Who Lived in a Prologue" tells the story of Ariadne Arkady, a Jewish matriarch who was brought to America when she was 4 and looks back on her life as a series of false starts: a humiliating first love affair, a horrific illegal abortion, a suicide attempt, the emotional illness of a son, her husband's discovery of her adultery, her spiriting of a peace-activist ...more
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Published 1982 by Avon (first published January 1st 1980)
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Catherine
Sep 02, 2015 Catherine rated it liked it
Published in 1982 and really a product of its time. We've come a long way since then (and still have a long way to go.)
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This torn up copy remains on our bookshelf...I think it's my all-time favorite.
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If I could give it 10 stars, I would. I reread every few years and it's followed me for over 30.
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