Well written description of a woman's life in this period. Really enjoyed this read.Published 9 days ago by avid reader
While I might in part say that during the era of the 1930s and 1940s it was more common that men behaved like Mr. Read morePublished 20 days ago by C. Hockaday
Good view of the era, very good writing, a teeny bit less good than Mrs. Bridge, but a must read after Mrs. Bridge.Published 24 days ago by Carol A. DeForest
Why had I never heard of this exceptional writer? (My friends haven't either).
We are in 1930s America. Read more
One of the top American novels of the last century, written in diamond-polished vignettes with a powerful emotional impact.Published 3 months ago by Scott Maxwell
I read MR. BRIDGE, Evan S. Connell’s exposure of a husband and father in disarray before tackling his companion study of Mrs. Bridge, the wife. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Schuyler T Wallace
Somehow I did not read this book when it was first published. Several people recommended it.
This book drew the character of Mr. Read more
I liked it particularly as a companion piece to Mrs. Bridge (which I loved).
It's less compelling as a stand alone, but still beautifully written - very spare,
writing... Read more
The dealer inadvertently sent me the wrong title. When notified of the error, they responded with dispatch in sending the correct title, and couldn't have been more courteous.Published on February 13, 2013 by C.J.