By Alison Lurie
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE
Virginia Miner, a fifty-something, single tenured professor, is in London to paintings on her new e-book approximately children’s people rhymes. regardless of sporting a U.S. passport, Vinnie feels primarily English and relatively seems to be down on her fellow americans. yet even with that, she is drawn right into a mortifying and oddly enjoyable affair with an Oklahoman vacationer who attire extra Bronco Billy than Beau Brummel.
Also in London is Vinnie’s colleague Fred Turner, a good-looking, flat broke, newly separated, and carefully depressing younger guy attempting to specialise in his personal examine. as an alternative, he's distracted through a stunning and unpredictable English actress and the realm she belongs to.
Both American, either in another country, and either achingly lonely, Vinnie and Fred play out their stressed alienation and dizzying romantic liaisons in Alison Lurie’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. well written, poignant, and witty, Foreign Affairs is still an everlasting comedian masterpiece.
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