Melody's Reviews > Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories

Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage by Alice Munro
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
186853
's review
Dec 08, 2008

liked it
bookshelves: short-stories
Recommended to Melody by: Mary Ann
Read in December, 2008

The stories are very inconsistent in my opinion. Some, like the first and the last (Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage and The Bear Came over the Mountain) were outstanding. But others, the meaning was just plain murky and the characters were never clearly visible to me.

The last story was actually expanded and became the basis of the movie starring Julie Christie: Away from Her. The story deals with the effects Alzheimer's disease has on both the victim and the family.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

11/24/2008 page 117
36.22%

No comments have been added yet.