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Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton

Title: Ethan Frome
Author: Edith Wharton
Originally published: 1911
This is a top shelf book.

I love a good unhappy ending. It takes guts for someone to write a story that builds you up with all the hope in the world over one hundred pages then tear it away from you in only a few. 551 more words

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Most people who saw the premiere of The Winter’s Tale at the Royal Ballet earlier this year would have known that it was based on a play by William Shakespeare, even if they did not know the play itself. 1,206 more words


Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton

Ethan Frome’s story is very much depressing what with the unhappy circumstance of having an unlikable, unsympathetic wife which pushes him to have affections for a livelier and happier person, a girl Ethan sees as the sun through the harsh winter of their town. 306 more words