Wide Sargasso Sea

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Deutsch, 1966 - Fiction - 189 pages
598 Reviews
Story of a young woman in the Caribbean whose family's past will be used against her by her cold-hearted and prideful husband, Rochester.

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Haunting, with beautiful prose and perfect tragedy. - Goodreads
Not impressed by the story or the writing. - Goodreads
The imagery in this book is amazing. - Goodreads
I found her writing unclear and confusing. - Goodreads
The novel is fairly short and easy to read. - Goodreads
The novel's "happy" ending never felt that happy to me. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Victoria - Goodreads

precourser to Jane Eyre... i think the reason i enjoyed it so much is because i read it after i read Jane Eyre instead of before Jane Eyre. it's much more effective when read after Jane Eyre although ... Read full review

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User Review  - Liberty - Goodreads

Need to read it again! Fell in love with Rhys after reading this book in college--could relate to the identity crises depicted in the book at the time :) Read full review

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Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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