Fates and Furies: A Novel by Lauren Groff

By Lauren Groff

Fates and Furies is a literary masterpiece that defies expectation. a stunning exam of a wedding, it's also a portrait of artistic partnership written by means of the best writers of her generation.
Every tale has facets. each dating has views. and infrequently, it seems, the main to a superb marriage isn't its truths yet its secrets and techniques. on the middle of this wealthy, expansive, layered novel, Lauren Groff offers the tale of 1 such marriage over the process twenty-four years.
At age twenty-two, Lotto and Mathilde are tall, glamorous, head over heels in love, and destined for greatness. A decade later, their marriage remains to be the envy in their pals, yet with an electrical thrill we needless to say issues are much more advanced and noteworthy than they've got appeared. With lovely revelations and a number of threads, and in prose that's vibrantly alive and unique, Groff promises a deeply pleasurable novel approximately love, paintings, creativity, and tool that's in contrast to something that has come ahead of it. Profound, marvelous, propulsive, and emotionally riveting, it stirs either the brain and the heart.
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