Tag: Constance Beresford-Howe

Anita Brookner

On Her Own: Spinsters and Women Who Write about Them

Apparently Greta Garbo never actually said, “I want to be alone.” Except as a line in the movie Grand Hotel. But she was. At least alone in the way that society defines women who don’t marry as being “alone.” I’ve ...
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A Population of One

Enchanted By Coming of Age Novels … Whatever the Age

These are some of my favourite coming of age novels. For readers if any age.
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