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The Winter of Her Discontent

Kathryn Miller Haines

The Winter of Her Discontent

A Rosie Winter Mystery (Rosie Winter Mysteries)

by Kathryn Miller Haines

  • 50 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - Historical,
  • Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9951987M
    ISBN 100061139807
    ISBN 109780061139802

    The Winter of Our Discontent was the last novel Steinbeck published before his death. It continues Steinbeck’s commitment to writing about social themes. Many critics rank the novel as on par with better-known Steinbeck work like The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men. The main character in The Winter of Our Discontent is Ethan Hawley, a once-honest man from a once-wealthy family. He works as a grocery clerk after his family’s decline, and then, in an attempt to.

      The final novel of one of America’s most beloved writers—a tale of degeneration, corruption, and spiritual crisis. In awarding John Steinbeck the Nobel Prize in Literature, the Nobel committee stated that with The Winter of Our Discontent, he had “resumed his position as an independent expounder of the truth, with an unbiased instinct for what is genuinely American.”.   The Winter of Her Discontent is the second book in the Rosie Winter mystery series set in World War Two. Rosie is an actress with Mob connections who used to work for a detective agency and turns her hand to solving murders. In this outing, set in , her Mob-friend Al has confessed to a murder he didn’t commit and she’s determined to.

    In her new book, the writer Katherine May finds brightness amid dark times Wintering: how to survive the season of discontent. In her new book, the writer Katherine May finds brightness amid. The Winter of Our Discontent John Steinbeck, Penguin Group USA pp. ISBN Summary In awarding John Steinbeck the Nobel Prize in Literature, the Nobel committee stated that with The Winter of Our Discontent, he had "resumed his position as an independent expounder of the truth, with an unbiased instinct for what is genuinely American.".


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