Leave Me

Gayle Forman
Algonquin Books • 2016

For every woman who has ever fantasized about driving past her exit on the highway instead of going home to make dinner, for every woman who has ever dreamed of boarding a train to a place where no on...e needs constant attention--meet Maribeth Klein. A harried working mother who's so busy taking care of her husband and twins, she doesn't even realize she's had a heart attack.Afterward, surprised to discover that her recuperation seems to be an imposition on those who rely on her, Maribeth does the unthinkable: She packs a bag and leaves. But, as is so often the case, once we get to where we're going, we see our lives from a different perspective. Far from the demands of family and career and with the help of liberating new friendships, Maribeth is finally able to own up to secrets she has been keeping from those she loves and from herself.
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  • Počet strán: 343 strán
  • ISBN13:9781616206178
  • Ďalšie vydania: Nehľadaj ma

Meno Gayle Formanová nie je na Slovensku neznámy pojem. V preklade jej vyšli viaceré knihy pre mladých – Ak zostanem, Kam zmizla, Iba jeden deň či Bola som tu. Tentokrát však prichádza s knihou pre dospelých, ktorá prináša viditeľne iný príbeh. Román mal nižšie hodnotenie než tie predošlé, avšak keďže ma anotácia príbehu zaujala a knihy G. Formanovej patria medzi moje najobľúbenejšie,[...]

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For every woman who has ever fantasized about driving past her exit on the highway instead of going home to make dinner, for every woman who has ever dreamed of boarding a train to a place where no one needs constant attention--meet Maribeth Klein. A harried working mother who's so busy taking care of her husband and twins, she doesn't even realize she's had a heart attack.

Afterward, surprised to discover that her recuperation seems to be an imposition on those who rely on her, Maribeth does the unthinkable: She packs a bag and leaves. But, as is so often the case, once we get to where we're going, we see our lives from a different perspective. Far from the demands of family and career and with the help of liberating new friendships, Maribeth is finally able to own up to secrets she has been keeping from those she loves and from herself.