Original Language: French --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
This is one of the novels that broke new ground in fiction, along with Lady Chatterly's Lover, in the mid-1800s -- 1856 for MADAME BOVARY. Read morePublished 4 days ago by Rob Natiuk
richly written drama. This book was about everyday problems. SPOILERS: I enjoyed the first half more, then the second. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Eire
The novel was an ok read. It started out well but as it progressed, it became like a jigzaw puzzel. Read morePublished 28 days ago by E. Reason
A French classic by one of France's best known authors. . .testimony to the fact that main characters need not be heroic to be found compelling!!Published 2 months ago by A. Jay
The notoriety stemming from an obscenity trial propelled this novel to fame, but, as you might expect, it’s chaste by today’s standards. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Patti
The main protagonist, Emma is a highly flawed, selfish character whom I did not care for. Kudos to Flaubert for bringing this character vividly to life. Read morePublished 4 months ago by James Montgomery