The Headmaster's Wife

The Headmaster's Wife

Book - 2014
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Found wandering naked and mentally traumatized in Central Park, the headmaster of an elite boarding school imparts a story that is shaped by complicated memories, the evolution of a loving relationship, and a tragedy he cannot comprehend.
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press, 2014
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9781250038944
1250038944
Branch Call Number: FIC Gree
Characteristics: 277 pages ; 22 cm

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Jun 15, 2014

Whoa! I did not see any of it coming - which is the mark of a good writer. It definitely held my attention and took me for a ride.

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KLJ1069
Jun 13, 2014

I could not find the enthusiasm for this book that the reviews promised. It is genuinely well written, but the juxtaposition of "real" and the imagined "real" of the mentally ill, was overly long in developing for me. It is somewhat reminiscent of "A Beautiful Mind", in that respect. I never developed any empathy for the main characters. It is a very touching expression of loss and grief, and the multitude of emotions surrounding it. Frankly, I would not recommend it.

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