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Wintering free pdf The story of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes is one of the best-known, well-documented and controversial in the annals of poetry, romance and tragedy, yet the sequence of poems in Plath's volume Ariel, which seems to work inexorably towards her suicide, was rearranged for publication by Hughes. Using Plath's original order as a framework, this novel recreates her last months, beginning with her initial elation at moving from Devon to London following Hughes' departure and ending as she prepares optimistically for spring's rebirth. It is a searing story of resurrection, female power and hope, told with remarkable empathy and sensibility and bringing to life a woman of precious gifts.

About Kate Moses

Until recently, Kate Moses worked as a staff writer and editor with the arts website Salon.com. She has also been an editor of fiction, poetry and non-fiction at Berkeley's renowned North Point Press and been literary director of Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco's oldest literary centre. Since 1992 she has been a literary advisor to the Lannan Foundation, a leading philanthropic supporter of literature in the US. Moses' criticism and essays have appeared in numerous periodicals and newspapers, and she was a contributor to the Salon Guide to Contemporary Literature edited by Laura Miller (Viking Penguin), and co-editor with Camille Peri of the US national bestseller "Mothers Who Think: Tales of Real-Life Parenthood", which was shortlisted for an American Book Award. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and two children.

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Author : Kate Moses
Publisher : Sceptre
Data Published : 17 February 2003
ISBN : 0340818875
EAN : 9780340818879
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 352 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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