The model wife

The model wife
Stringer, Tricia, 1956-
  • Item Type: Book - XX(1747744.1)
  • Published: 2019
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Description

Natalie King's life is full. Some might say too full. With her teaching job, a farm to run, three grown daughters who have not quite got a handle on things, a reserved husband and a demanding mother-in-law, most days she is too busy to think about whether she is happy. But her life has meaning, doesn't it? After all, she is the one person everyone depends upon. But when an odd gift from her mother-in-law - an old book in the form of stern and outdated advice for young wives - surfaces again, it brings with it memories she thought she had buried deep. Has this insidious little book exerted some kind of hold over her? Could it be that in her attempts to be a loving wife and mother, she no longer knows who she is? On a day when it seems everyone is taking her for granted, and as the ghost of a past betrayal rises, it becomes clear that even this good mother and model wife can be pushed too far.

Related Subjects

Families--Fiction.
Wives--Fiction.

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ISBN:

9781489270863 (paperback)

Personal Author:

Stringer, Tricia, 1956-

Title:

The model wife / Tricia Stringer.

Publication Info:

Sydney, NSW : HQ Fiction, 2019.

Publication Info:

©2019

Physical description:

489 pages ; 24 cm

Content Type:

text

Media Type:

unmediated

Carrier Type:

volume

General Note:

"Sometimes a good woman can be pushed too far..." -- Cover.

Subject term:

Families--Fiction.

Subject term:

Wives--Fiction.

Genre index term:

Domestic fiction.

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