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The Awakening and Selected Stories

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Based on 13,702 Ratings and 606 Reviews

Book Description
Edna Pontellier, a young wife and mother in a comfortable New Orleans family, has come to feel caged by the traditional expectations of her domestic life. When it was published in 1899, the frank treatment of her awakening desire and search for self-discovery caused this story to be labeled sordid and immoral. Chopin's collected stories, although written almost 90 years ago, remain remarkably fres... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingAudio Cassette (22 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages4
Publication Date05/01/1996
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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 Joanna P. Adler (Contributor, Reader) : Joanna P. Adler is credited in . A published credit of Joanna P. Adler is The Awakening and Selected Stories (Penguin Classics).
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About John McElroy (Editor) : John McElroy is a published editor. A published credit of John McElroy is The Awakening and Selected Stories (Penguin Classics).
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