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The Bell Jar

“I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am.”

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The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath - Review & Recommendation

The Bell Jar
by Sylvia Plath

Esther Greenwood is brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going under—maybe for the last time. In her acclaimed and enduring masterwork, Sylvia Plath brilliantly draws the reader into Esther’s breakdown with such intensity that her insanity becomes palpably real, even rational; as accessible an experience as going to the movies. 318 more words