by Evan S. Connell
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The author exposes the falsities of modern middle class life, revealing the weakness and doubts underpinning a family caught up in conformity, materialism, and false sense of security layered over modern life. Reprint.
December 8, 2009 Best-selling mystery novelist James Patterson may be known for his thrillers, but the little book that profoundly influenced his writing was far less conspicuous. Mrs. Bridge, the tale of a Kansas City husband and wife, would stay with him forever.
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