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The Wine of Solitude free pdf Introspective and poignant, "The Wine of Solitude" is the most autobiographical of all of the novels from the celebrated author of "Suite Francaise." Beginning in a fictionalized Kiev, "The Wine of Solitude" follows the Karol family through the Great War and the Russian Revolution, as the young Helene grows from a dreamy, unhappy child into a strongwilled young woman. From the hot Kiev summers to the cruel winters of St Petersburg and eventually to springtime in Paris, the would-be writer Helene blossoms, despite her mother s neglect, into a clear-eyed observer of the life around her. Here is a powerful tale of disillusionment the story of an upbringing that produces a young woman as hard as a diamond, prepared to wreak a shattering revenge on her mother. A Vintage Paperback Original"

About Irene Nemirovsky

Irene Nemirovsky was born in Kiev in 1903 into a wealthy banking family and immigrated to France during the Russian Revolution. After attending the Sorbonne in Paris, she began to write and swiftly achieved success with "David Golder, " which was followed by more than a dozen other books. Throughout her lifetime she published widely in French newspapers and literary journals. She died in Auschwitz in 1942. More than sixty years later, "Suite Francaise" was published posthumously for the first time in 2006."

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Author : Irene Nemirovsky
Publisher : Vintage Books
Data Published : 18 September 2012
ISBN : 0307745481
EAN : 9780307745484
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 248 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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