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DescriptionEdie--smart, self assured, beautiful--always worked hard. She worked as a teller at a bank, she worked to save her first marriage, and later, she worked to raise her daughter even as her second marriage came apart. Really, Edie just wanted a good life, but everywhere she turned, her looks defined her. Two brothers fought over her. Her second husband became unreasonably possessive and jealous. Her daughter resented her. And now, as a grandmother, Edie finds herself harassed by a younger man. It's been a lifetime of proving that she is allowed to exist in her own sphere. The Lives of Edie Pritchard tells the story of one woman just trying to be herself, even as multiple men attempt to categorize and own her.
July 07, 2020
5.6 X 0.5 X 4.9 inches | 0.2 pounds
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About the Author
Larry Watson is the author of ten critically acclaimed books, including the bestselling Montana 1948. His fiction has been published internationally and has received numerous prizes and awards. His essays and book reviews have appeared in The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Sun-Times, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, and other periodicals. He currently resides with his wife in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Holly Palance is an American actor and audiobook narrator who was born into a family where breakfast-table monologues, musical numbers, and one-arm pushups were the norm. After training at the Webber-Douglas Academy, she spent eight years performing on stage and television in London before continuing her career in the US. In 1976, she appeared in David Seltzer's The Omen. She currently works in film, behind the mic, and as a journalist.