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The Awakening and Selected Short Stories

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Based on 60,079 Ratings and 3,408 Reviews

Book Description
First published in 1899, this beautiful, brief novel so disturbed critics and the public that it was banished for decades afterward. Now widely read and admired, The Awakening has been hailed as an early vision of woman's emancipation. This sensuous book tells of a woman's abandonment of her family, her seduction, and her awakening to desires and passions that threated to consumer her. Ori... More
Book Information
PublisherBantam Books for Young Readers
BindingMass Market Paperback (193 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages240
ISBN-10055321330X
ISBN-13978-0553213300
Publication Date05/01/1985
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About Kate Chopin (Author) : Kate Chopin is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Kate Chopin include Awakening, Charlie (Unabridged), The Awakening.
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About Marilynne Robinson (Introduction) : Marilynne Robinson is a published author. Some of the published credits of Marilynne Robinson include Gilead (Unabridged), Housekeeping (Unabridged), Gilead.
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