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The doctor"s wife

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBrian Moore.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.M819 Doc 1976, PR9199.3.M617 Doc 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination277 p. ;
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4889707M
ISBN 100374140960
LC Control Number76021294


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The Doctor's Wife is a complex and beautifully-written novel that deals with some tough subject matter. I've read a lot of reviews that complained about the story as having an "agenda" which is unfortunate because it deals quite graphically with a painful reality in our society - violence in the name of righteousness/5.

The Doctor’s Wife is a full meal of sex, danger, and small-town paranoia which I greedily devoured.”—Laurie Fox, author of The Lost Girls “Elizabeth Brundage’s prose reveals an honesty, clarity and grace uncommon for any novel, let alone a debut, and her insights consistently surprise and astonish/5().

This is the first book I have read by Brian Moore, and I will definitely read his other books as well. The story "flows" so that you want to keep on reading, and I did enjoy it. But the ending is peculiar and somehow "not in character" for the "Doctor's Wife" nor for the doctor's wife, Sheila/5(19).

The Doctor’s Wife is a full meal of sex, danger, and small-town paranoia which I greedily devoured.”—Laurie Fox, author of The Lost Girls “Elizabeth Brundage’s prose reveals an honesty, clarity and grace uncommon for any novel, let alone a debut, and her insights consistently surprise and astonish/5(88).

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She questions him about the Dick Boulton incident and expresses disbelief in her husband's lies about Boulton's alleged intention to not pay for the doctor's saving his wife from dying from pneumonia.

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Image credit: What I wish I knew: Advice for spouses of doctors and residents 38 comments. Did it live up to expectations. I think so, but I wonder if it did for viewers who expected “The Doctor’s Wife” to be anything beyond a very well-written Who episode. There’s a lot of Gaiman DNA in the script, but it’s first and foremost an episode of Doctor Who.

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Ariyoshi’s novels examine social issues; for example, Hishoku (; “Without. Doctor Who: The Doctor's Wife – Ser episode 4 At its heart just a simple love story between a man and his car, Neil Gaiman's episode proves to be perfectly pitched.In stylish, intimate, and devastating short flashes, The Doctor's Wife tells the story of three generations of a family in the Pacific Northwest.

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