The Paris Wife (Prebound)

By Paula McLain

Turtleback Books, 9780606268301, 331pp.

Publication Date: November 27, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/21/2011)
Paperback (11/27/2012)
CD-Audio (11/10/2015)
Compact Disc (2/22/2011)
Hardcover (2/22/2011)
Paperback (1/1/2012)
Hardcover, Large Print, Large Print (4/1/2011)
Hardcover, Chinese (2/1/2013)
Paperback (2/3/2012)
Paperback (2/3/2012)
Hardcover (3/1/2011)
Paperback (2/1/2011)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (2/22/2011)

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March 2011 Indie Next List

“This beautifully written story captures that electric time, the 1920's in that electric city, Paris, through the eyes of Hadley Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway's first wife. While Hadley reveals the strengths and, ultimately the weaknesses in her complex and fascinating marriage, readers are treated to a novel rich in detail and riddled with real-life characters who fascinate us all.”
— Jeanne Regentin, Between the Covers, Harbor Springs, MI
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About the Author

Paula McLain received her M.F.A. in poetry from the University of Michigan and has been awarded fellowships from Yaddo, the MacDowell Colony, and the National Endowment for the Arts. She is the author of two collections of poetry; a memoir, "Like Family: Growing Up in Other People's Houses; "and a first novel, "A Ticket to Ride." She lives in Cleveland with her family.