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senator"s wife

Sue Miller

senator"s wife

by Sue Miller

  • 340 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Married people -- Fiction,
  • Marriage -- Fiction,
  • Female friendship -- Fiction,
  • Middle class -- Fiction,
  • New England -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sue Miller.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.I421444 S46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17891006M
    ISBN 109780307264206
    LC Control Number2007014659

    Recent articles in The Gadsden Times and The Montgomery Advertiser praised the new memoir A Senator’s Wife Remembers: From the Great Depression to the Great Society, noting its importance for Alabama political book has an unusual gestation, being a memoir composed of a manuscripts and letters written by the wife of the late Senator Lister Hill and compiled and edited by . Their neighbor in the attached house is Delia, the wife of former Senator Tom Naughton. Meri is drawn to Delia as a mother figure, but Delia, while friendly, is slightly aloof. While house-sitting for Delia, newly pregnant Meri reads a stash of Delia’s letters from Tom delineating the Naughtons’ private marital history.

      Novel Explores World of Senator's Wife Dec. 29, The Best American Short Stories Nov. 30, Book Review: Sue Miller's 'While I Was Gone' Feb. 2, A public scandal.A private torment. A love that changed everything– Ronnie likes the idea of being Senator Lewis Honneker’s wife a whole lot more than she actually likes being married to loves the power, the prestige, and of course the wealth and all of .

    3. Discuss the title. Why do you think Miller called her novel The Senator's Wife when Meri's story gets equal time? 4. How does Meri's childhood, and specifically her relationship with her own mother, influence her relationship with Delia? 5. Reread the top of p Delia's first encounter with Nathan. The Senator's Wife (Book): Miller, Sue: The author of the iconic The Good Mother and the bestselling While I Was Gone takes readers deep into the private lives of women with this mesmerizing portrait of two marriages, exposed in all their shame and imperfection and in their obdurate, unyielding love.


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They separate, and yet never quite let go of each by: 1. The Senator's Wife is a gray tale of two couples, neighbors sharing an east coast duplex in an upscale neighborhood. In the story, Miller brings in the focus so tightly, that it feels a little voyeuristic prying into the everyday thoughts, feelings and actions of these characters/5.

The book is promising, and does create an absorbing character: a senator's wife who sticks by him--as so many political wives do--through a life-time of humiliating infidelities, without losing her loyalty or sacrificial dedication.

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Ronnie was raised in /5(59). Reading Group Guide “Tasteful, elegant, sensuous Insightful, complex.” —The Boston Globe The introduction, questions, and suggestions for further reading that follow are designed to stimulate your group's discussion of Sue Miller's mesmerizing new novel, The Senator's Wife.

/5(). For THE SENATOR’S WIFE, I read a couple of books about and by Daniel Patrick Moynihan, because both his age and his politics seemed to me close to what I imagined for Tom. And then by chance I have a wonderful record of multiple life stories in my father’s college alumni records — a history of the doings of all the members of his class as.

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Memoirs Of The Senator's Wife is an international best selling saga of a dark romance involving a handsome politician, a forbidden love affair between the politician's wife with a sensuous Secret Service agent, and the magic that influenced history.

Set during the '50s to the present-day; their romance spans decades of the most turbulent times 4/5(26). Buy a cheap copy of The Senator's Wife book by Karen Robards. Ronnie likes the idea of being Senator Lewis Honneker's wife a whole lot more than she actually likes being married to him.

She loves the power, the prestige, and Free shipping over $ I think "The Senator's Wife" is one of the best of Miller's works, challenged only by "Lost in the Forest." The first event of the book is the purchasing of half of a duplex by Meri and her husband Nathan. The other half is owned by Senator Tom Naughton and his wife Delia.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. Memoirs Of The Senator's Wife by S. Ford is the story of a forbidden love affair between Estrella Cyrus, a beautiful politician's wife, and her Secret Service agent, Michael Hagar.

The story unfolds in the s but spans the s, which is one of the most turbulent times in the history of the United States of America. As an impoverished working student, the beautiful and strong-willed. The young, unpredictable, Yankee wife of an aging Mississippi senator up for reelection, Ronnie Honneker is hard to sell to the voters.

She's about to get a lot less popular. Bored with her passionless marriage, in love with Tom, she discovers the senator dead of a gunshot wound. Book Review.

Today’s Paper sexual wanderings are the snippets of news that stray into daily conversation in the New England college town where the senator’s wife with occasional. The subtle yet definite feeling of lives on a collision course makes THE SENATOR'S WIFE a riveting page-turner.

As in real life, these people are not one-note, and so they are delightfully unpredictable. making this multilayered and thought-provoking novel a satisfying read long after the book is finished.

Decem • Novelist Sue Miller's latest book, The Senator's Wife, revolves around the long-suffering wife of a promiscuous, charismatic politician and the idealistic young couple who. Delia, her neighbor in the adjoining New England town house, is twice Meri's age, the wife of Tom Naughton, a venerated former U.S.

senator a man whose habitual infidelities are an open secret in Washington. Delia—wife of the two-term liberal senator Tom Naughton—is Meri's new neighbor in the adjacent New England town house. Tom's chronic infidelity has been an open secret in Washington circles, but despite the complexity of their relationship, the bond between them remains strong.

Bass Wyden runs Strand Book Store in New York City, which competes with Amazon. “The richest man in America, who’s a direct competitor, has just been handed $3 billion in subsidies,” Bass. Most real-life senators' wives would likely agree." She is in a position to know; she is a real-life senator's wife.

Well, if Miller has written a soap opera, it is one that begets many a serious point for conversation, especially among women.

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Set during the '50s to the present-day; their romance spans decades of the most turbulent times in America.As the book continues, we care less for all of them--the poised, has-it-all wife, her handsome charming senator husband, the narcissistic and somewhat cool Meri,and her too-perfect and understanding climax is a scene that tries to have the revelatory quality of great drama, revealing all in a shocking denouement; and yet the scene /5().