An Exclusive Love

An Exclusive Love

Book - 2011
Average Rating:
2
Rate this:
The author describes the unconventional lives of her grandparents, from surviving the Holocaust and fleeing Budapest during the uprising of 1956 to their complex personalities and long-buried family secrets that may have led them to take their own lives together.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2011, c2010
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780393080018
0393080013
Branch Call Number: 940.5318 AD77E 2010
Characteristics: 185 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Bell, Anthea

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

2
21221018293347
May 09, 2011

Great book. After the death of her grandparents by suicide in 1991, the author speaks to many friends and relatives trying to piece together who her grandparents were and what drove them to commit suicide together. Their past lives are intertwined with the day of their suicide.

debwalker Feb 08, 2011

Shelf Talker: An exploration by a Danish author of her Hungarian grandparents' lives as World War II survivors, and their suicides in their 70s. In reconstructing the last day of their lives, Johanna Adorján has written a sad but tender story.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at TPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top