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The three Weissmanns of Westport

Cathleen Schine

The three Weissmanns of Westport

by Cathleen Schine

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Published by Sarah Crichton Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCathleen Schine
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.C497 T47 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination292 p. ;
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573828M
ISBN 109780374299040
LC Control Number2009025425

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Among its many gifts to the dearest sort of reader, a fully engaged one, 'The Three Weissmanns of Westport' offers the chance for a mediation on that snake of Emily Dickinson's as it slithers through the grass-the snake that sometimes startles and frightens us, so undefended and unprepared are we, caught in our 'tighter breathing, and zero at. Feb 15,  · A New York Times Best SellerA New York Times Book Review Editors' ChoiceBetty Weissmann has just been dumped by her husband of forty-eight years. Exiled from her elegant New York apartment by her husband's mistress, she and her two middle-aged daughters, Miranda and Annie, regroup in a run-down Westport, Connecticut, beach cottage. In Schine's playful and devoted homage /5(52).


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Exiled from her elegant New York apartment by her husband's mistress/5(). Feb 01,  · Cathleen Schine is the author of The New Yorkers, The Love Letter, and The Three Weissmanns of Westport among other novels. She has contributed to The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, and The New York Times Book Review/5.

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Oct 15,  · The Three Weissmanns of Westport (Book): Schine, Cathleen: Jane Austen's beloved Sense and Sensibility has moved to Westport, Connecticut, in this enchanting modern-day homage to the classic novel When Joseph Weissmann divorced his wife, he. Feb 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Three Weissmanns of Westport book by Cathleen Schine.

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The alluringly alliterative The Three Weissmanns of Westport is actually Schine’s second novel set in the wealthy coastal suburb; the pink bookstore of The Love Letter () was based on her hometown’s late lamented, aptly named Remarkable Book Shop.

Schine’s new novel opens with Austenian directness. Instead of primogeniture, divorce is. The Three Weissmanns of Westport is in many ways (some quite explicit, although I would be hard-pressed in my ignorance to point them out) an homage to Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility.

But although I don't know my Austen very well, I do know a beautifully written, deeply felt, fully realized novel when I read one/5(47). A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. Schine's witty, wonderful novel The Three Weissmanns of Westport "is simply full of pleasure: the pleasure of reading, the pleasure of Austen, and the pleasure that the characters so rightly and humorously pursue.

The Three Weissmanns of Westport The ironic title—the three are anything but wise men—does little justice to Schine’s real wit, which playfully probes the lies, self-deceptions, and.

And it is great fun to play English major with her.” —Dominique Browning, The New York Times Book Review “Schine has been favored in so many ways by the muse of comedy The Three Weissmanns of Westport is full of invention, wit, and wisdom that can bear.

Book Reviews Schine gives her characters more than their fair share of luck, but she is also brave enough to let them wrestle with raw fear. Among its many gifts to the dearest sort of reader, a fully engaged one, The Three Weissmanns of Westport offers the chance for a mediation on that snake of Emily Dickinson's as it slithers through the grass—the snake that sometimes startles and.

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Editions for The Three Weissmanns of Westport: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover publis.Cathleen Schine is the author of They May Not Mean To, But They Do, The Three Weissmanns of Westport, and The Love Letter, among other sunshinesteaming.com has contributed to The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, and The New York Times Book sunshinesteaming.com lives in Los Angeles.Get this from a library!

The three Weissmanns of Westport. [Cathleen Schine] -- When Betty is exiled from her elegant New York apartment by her husband's mistress, she and her two grown-up daughters regroup in a small, run-down beach cottage.