The Book of Eve book. Montreal born, Constance Beresford-Howe published 10 novels including two more in the Voices of Eve series.
The Book of Eve book. First published in 1973, The Book of Eve has become a classic. She was reported to have had a happy marriage and sadly, her husband died two weeks after her death.
The book of Eve. by. Beresford-Howe, Constance. General, Fiction, General, Fiction, Fiction - General. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart.
Constance Beresford-Howe (10 November 1922 – 20 January 2016) was a Canadian novelist
Constance Beresford-Howe (10 November 1922 – 20 January 2016) was a Canadian novelist. Constance Beresford-Howe was born in 1922 in Montreal and graduated from McGill University with an BA and MA, and from Brown University, where she completed a P. She taught English literature and creative writing at McGill in Montreal and Ryerson University in Toronto until her retirement in 1988.
Constance Beresford-Howe wrote a delightful little book in 1973 called "The Book of Eve"
Constance Beresford-Howe wrote a delightful little book in 1973 called "The Book of Eve". Eve had a comfortable life in the well-to-do English neighborhood in Montreal, as a wife, and a mother of one grown son. On the day she received her first pension check, she walked out of that life to start a journey of personal growth and exploration. She made discoveries about herself, her husband, and her son along the way that shocked her, but she became self-sufficient and a stronger person. This is the kind of story that pulls you back into it again and again, so that, with each rereading,.
Constance Beresford-Howe. Constance Beresford-Howe. Meet Anne Graham, mother of two young children, young, attractive, heavily pregnant - and alone. At the age of 50, newly widowed Rowena Hill feels only relief to be free of her penny-pinching fusspot of a husband. As she makes her stumbling efforts to become fulfilled as a woman and a wage-earner, well-intentioned friends and her overbearing daughter all make plans for her future, with results that are sometimes comical, sometimes disastrous. Things have not worked out at all the way Anne intended. Her promising academic career was cut short by an unexpected pregnancy and an early marriage.
by Constance Beresford-Howe. When Eva Carroll walks out on her husband of 40 years, it is an unplanned, completely spontaneous gesture. Yet Eva feels neither guilt nor remorse
by Constance Beresford-Howe. Yet Eva feels neither guilt nor remorse. Instead, she feels rejuvenated and blissfully free. As she builds a new life for herself in a boarding house on the wrong side of Montreal, she finds happiness and independence – and, when she least expects it, love.
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Title: The Book of Eve (2002). As she builds a new life for herself in a boarding house on the "wrong" side of Montreal, she finds happiness and independence - and, when she least expects it, love.
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