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Frances and Bernard

Carlene Bauer


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/4/2013)
Paperback (1/7/2014)
Compact Disc (2/1/2013)
Hardcover (2/5/2013)

March 2013 Indie Next List

“The main characters in this lovely gem of a novel are loosely based on Flannery O'Connor and Robert Lowell. The story is told entirely in the form of letters -- not an easy feat, but Bauer makes it work beautifully. Frances and Bernard meet in the late 1950s at a writer's colony, and though they don't immediately click, Bernard sends Frances a letter that begins an intense philosophical, spiritual, and physical relationship. A true treat for readers!”
— Cody Morrison, Square Books, Oxford, MS
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Thorndike Press, 9781410459657, 301pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2013