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Found the letters hard to handle but the book was interesting. You've got to really like the writers to get through the book. Be warned, it's not bedtime reading. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Amazon Customer
At first I found the letters disappointing but as time went on and the friendship flourished things got more interesting--more references to Maxwell's editorial help for Welty,... Read morePublished on July 11, 2013 by Nell Abbott
One of the most satisfying books in my reading lifetime. When I finished it, I felt bereft. Welty and Maxwell were such good company -- two bright and utterly lovable people... Read morePublished on May 31, 2013 by David Curry
It might help if I'd actually read some Eudora Welty or William Maxwell, but shouldn't this book inspire me to do so? So far it hasn't. Read morePublished on March 5, 2013 by Tamis Renteria
The book arrived in good condition and I am completely satisfied with all aspects of the purchase. All's well that ends well!Published on February 13, 2013 by Mr. S. Roberts
These two had a great connection that comes through clearly in this book of letters. I have typically found that you either love or hate these collections of correspondence and... Read morePublished on October 19, 2012 by Mike Donovan
I always enjoy reading collection of correspondence between individuals partly because it gives me a voyeuristic view of a conversation I was never to be a part of. Read morePublished on October 8, 2012 by Dr. Wilson Trivino
They just talk about flowers. He's fascinated by her, she deals with this love -- with respect. A little bit glacial. Their conversation rarely delves into literature.Published on August 30, 2012 by Enzo Potel
Dear Eudora, William Maxwell and Emily Maxwell,
I should include Brookie and Kate Maxwell (the Maxwell daughters) and Chestina Welty (Eudora's mother) in my addressing,... Read more