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Happenstance : the husband"s story

Carol Shields

Happenstance : the husband"s story

Happenstance : the wife"s story

by Carol Shields

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Published by Fourth Estate in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesHappenstance : the wife"s story.
StatementCarol Shields.
ContributionsShields, Carol.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 193, [4], 197 p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20369915M
ISBN 101872180086

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4 hours ago  In this inspirational memoir, the motivational speaker tells the story of divorcing her husband, coming out to her family and finding love with Olympic soccer player. The story of a week in the lives of a married couple, while they were apart.

Half the book is told from the wife's point of view, and half from the husband's. I read this book because I absolutely loved 'The Stone Diaries'. But I found 'Happenstance' to be rather tedious and uninteresting/5(7). As usual Carol Shields book happenstance is a great read she captures what it is for two people to be married and in love in the current world with all its confusions.

Happenstance is the story of 5 days spent apart and is written as two books, one giving the woman's story and /5(12). Happenstance, The Husbands Story was first published in Canada by McGraw-Hill Ryerson in Happenstance, The Wifes Story was first published as A Fairly Conventional Woman in Canada by Macmillan of Canada This volume first published in Great Britain by Fourth Estate Limited /5.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Carol Shields. Issued here for the first time upon the U.S. publication of Shields's prize-winning The Stone Diaries, this early Eighties chronicle of a marriage is actually two novels in one ("The Wife's Story" and "The Husband's Story") published in a back-to-back format/5(10).

The story of a week in the lives of a married couple, while they were apart. Half the book is told from the wife's point of view, and half from the husband's.

I read this book because I absolutely loved 'The Stone Diaries'. But I found 'Happenstance' to be rather tedious and uninteresting/5(9). Happenstance felt like it was smashing too many plots into one story a flop in my opinion Victoria is divorced because her ex-husband cheated on her, so she is /5.

A story about a short period in a long marriage, Carol Shield's tackles the interior monologues of both husband and wife with a unique style - half the story is the wife's take and the other half the husband's/5(10).

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