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Sweetsir by Helen Yglesias / 1982 Paperback Romantic Thriller

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Condition
Good
ISBN
9780345303110
Author
Helen Yglesias
Book Title
Sweetsir
Language
English
Topic
General
Format
Mass Market
Publisher
Random House Publishing Group
Genre
Non-Classifiable, Fiction
Publication Year
1982
Narrative Type
Fiction
Type
Novel
Intended Audience
Adults
Item Weight
6 Oz
Number of Pages
309
EAN
9780345303110
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  • “spine creasing, edge wear; It was over so fast that Sally didn't know what happened. There was ... Read moreabout the seller notes“spine creasing, edge wear; It was over so fast that Sally didn't know what happened. There was Sweets lying on the ...

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Sweetsir

Author: Yglesias, Helen

Publication:New York : Ballantine Books, 1982-05-12

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

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Condition: Used: Good

Description: spine creasing, edge wear; It was over so fast that Sally didn't know what happened. There was Sweets lying on the floor with all the color draining out of him and she knew she had killed him. But she couldn't have. She loved him. She only wanted to scare him, to make him stop hitting her. But she had also wanted to fight back --- and her fighting back had killed him. Now she would have to live with that.The marriage of Sally and Morgan Sweetsir was a strangely powerful bond of passion, exuberance, frustration, and violence. The two were locked in a need for each other that for a time seemed to erase their rage and disappointment with life. But their love soon became a kind of madness formed by their own misconceptions and by the wildly mixed images our culture has formed of love and marriage. One day their life together exploded in fury and Morgan Sweetsir became one of love's casualties.In this thoroughly riveting novel Helen Yglesias presents a portion of American life laid bare. As she unveils the private brutalities of a marriage and portrays a woman who is pushed to the very edge of her endurance, she looks starkly at a moment of horror that many people will never face. Yet, in exploring the nuances of this turbulent relationship, she creates in her readers the same compelling sense of identification with Sally Sweetsir that the heroine herself tries to impart to the jury who will try her for murder.

Ref#: 045975

Subject: Mystery & Thrillers

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