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The hazards of good breeding

by Jessica Shattuck

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.)
    • Subjects:
    • Young women -- Fiction,
    • Children of divorced parents -- Fiction,
    • Women college graduates -- Fiction,
    • Parent and adult child -- Fiction,
    • Upper class families -- Fiction,
    • Housekeepers -- Fiction,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJessica Shattuck.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3619.H357 H39 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p. ;
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3556599M
      ISBN 100393051323
      LC Control Number2002014203

      Opening a window into a family's repressed desires and fears, The Hazards of Good Breeding is a startlingly perceptive comedy of manners that heralds a new writer of dazzling talent. A New York Times Notable Selection and a Boston Globe Book of the Year.   The Hazards of Good Breeding [a Novel] (Book): Shattuck, Jessica: This richly appointed and generously portrayed (Kirkus Reviews) debut novel tells the story of a WASPy, old-Boston family coming face to face with an America much larger than the one it was born in. Told from five perspectives, the novel spans an explosive week in the life of the Dunlaps, .

        Jessica Shattuck is the New York Times bestselling author of The Women in the Castle, The Hazards of Good Breeding (a New York Times Notable Book and finalist for the PEN/Winship Award), and Perfect Life. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times, The New Yorker, Glamour, Mother Jones, and Wired among others. A graduate of Harvard /5(31).   Jessica Shattuck is the New York Times bestselling author of The Women in the Castle, The Hazards of Good Breeding, a New York Times Notable Book and finalist for the PEN/Winship Award, and Perfect writing has appeared in the New York Times, The New Yorker, Glamour, Mother Jones, and Wired, among other publications/5(34).

        Opening a window into a family's repressed desires and fears, The Hazards of Good Breeding is a startlingly perceptive comedy of manners that heralds a new writer of dazzling talent. A New York Times Notable Selection and a Boston Globe Book of the Year.2/5. The Hazards of Good Breeding (Book): Shattuck, Jessica: This richly appointed and generously portrayed (Kirkus Reviews) debut novel tells the story of a WASPy, old-Boston family coming face to face with an America much larger than the one it was born in. Told from five perspectives, the novel spans an explosive week in the life of the Dunlaps, culminating in a series of events .


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