Agneta Pleijel's A Fortune Foretold: A Novel PDF

By Agneta Pleijel

ISBN-10: 1590518306

ISBN-13: 9781590518304

Agneta Pleijel writes a painful but funny autobiographical novel approximately formative years within the aftermath of global warfare II.
A prophecy is got via a liked aunt, a prophecy that her younger niece eagerly waits to work out fulfilled.
the tale happens within the Fifties within the suburbs of Stockholm, within the college city of Lund, and within the usa. Neta’s early life is in disarray. She reads—words supply shape to the vagueness of existence—and is busy puzzling over the feminine intercourse, relatives, and the stupendous variety of individuals on the planet. Her father, a mathematician, and her mom, a musician, are in consistent clash, but
she loves them either. steadily Neta realizes that she’s grown up in a lie and that she needs to step conscientiously in the course of the warfare area of her mom and dad’ marriage.
this is often an insightful story concerning the look for fact, morality, and a spot of your personal within the world.

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