On the death of Henry the fifth, a nine-month-old baby is made King of England. Ambitious men surround the baby king, including his two uncles, the Du…
All Lina ever wanted was to be desired. How did she end up in a marriage with two children and a husband who wouldn't touch her?
All Maggie wanted was to be understood. How did she end up in a relationship with her teacher and then in court, a hated pariah in her small town?
All Sloane wanted was to be admired. How did she end up a sexual object of men, including her husband, who liked to watch her have sex with other men and women?
Consequences are handed out to some but not to others.
Three Women is a record of unmet needs, unspoken thoughts, disappointments, hopes and unrelenting obsessions.
'One of the most riveting, assured and scorchingly original debuts I've ever read ... I can't imagine a scenario where this isn't one of the more important - and breathlessly debated - books of the year' DAVE EGGERS
'Intense and riveting. It gives us epic themes in miniature. These women broke my heart and I won't forget them' GILLIAN ANDERSON
'[an] addictive, intricate study of modern relationships' - Red
'one of the most exciting debuts I’ve read in years' - The Sunday Times
'(an) utterly compelling, scorching piece of reportage' - The Bookseller
'a minute journalistic account of the defining sexual relationships in three people’s lives' - The Guardian
AUTHOR: Lisa Taddeo has contributed to New York magazine, Esquire, Elle, Glamour and many other publications. Her short stories have won two Pushcart Prizes. She lives with her husband and daughter in Connecticut.
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