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⇨ [PDF]-Fates and Furies: A Novel ⪋ PDF Author Lauren Groff ⫍ ⇨ [PDF]-Fates and Furies: A Novel ⪋ PDF Author Lauren Groff ⫍ Picked by the editors as the 1 book of 2015 Many a therapist will tell you that honesty and transparency is the glue that keeps a relationship together Lauren Groff cleverly turns this concept on its head in Fates and Furies, demonstrating that sometimes its what you dont sayto protect your partners vanity, their reputation, their heartthat makes a marriage hum Until it doesnt Broken up into two parts and numerous perspectives, this dazzlingly told tale of one such marriage introduces us to Lotto and Mathilde The former is an out of work actor turned successful playwright, although some of that success is fueled by forces his ego obscures And then theres his adoring and enigmatic wife, Mathilde, who we later find out is a far better actor than Lotto ever was For all the smoke and mirrors, Groff crafts a convincing love story that packs an emotional punch, especially when certain truths are revealed There is also something satisfying in finding out the extent to which our own perceptions are skewed as the narrative unfolds The title Fates and Furies is a nod to Greek Tragedy, and this novel revels in the themes befitting onepassion, betrayal, vengeance, redemptionYou will revel in it, too Erin KodicekLauren Groff is a writer of rare gifts, and Fates and Furies is an unabashedly ambitious novel that delivers with comedy, tragedy, well deployed erudition and unmistakable glimmers of brilliance throughout The New York Times Book Review cover review One of the pleasures of reading Ms Groff is her sheer unpredictability She can inject her narrators voice at any time, turn a sentence into a small hurricane The NewYork TimesEven from her impossibly high starting point, Lauren Groff just keeps getting better and better Fates and Furies is a clear the ground triumph.Ron Charles, The Washington Post Thrillingly goodprecise, lyrical, rich, both worldly and epically transfiguring Groff is an original writer, whose books are daringly nonconformist The prose is not only beautiful and vigorously alert it insists on its own heroic registration, and lifts this story of a modern marriage out of the mundane James Wood, The New YorkerLauren Groff rips at the seams of an outwardly perfect marriage in her enchanting novel Fates and Furies Vanity Fair Fates and Furies is a stunning 360 degree view of a complex relationship Theres almost nothing that Groff is not interested in and her skill set is breathtakingIts an incredibly ambitious work, she writes like her hands are on fire Richard Russo, NPR s Morning EditionWe cant help but be fascinated by the possibility of what goes on behind closed doorsespecially if theres a glam, madly in love couple on the other side Meet Mathilde and Lotto Groffs novel unfolds in a he said she said gutting drama that you wont be able to resist Marie ClaireSentence by sentence, this novel, like Groffs others, is a thoroughbred Measured by its narrative tricks, however, it is a Trojan horse Groffs story of a marriage in which neither partner truly understands the other uses a sophisticated technique to tell its simple story, subverting our expectations with a two voice counterpoint as meaningful as it is dazzling TIME This story is a storm you hope wont blow over surprising, wild, with pockets of calm that build anticipation for the next squall Groff scours her characters, laying them bare so questions of likability are moot If, in the end, everyone is flawed, everyone also attains a kind of nobility O, The Oprah MagazineThe book is a master class in best linesIt s that good That beautiful Occasionally, that stunning NPR.orgThe Florida authors third novel is billed as her most ambitious yet, filled with sex, rage and revenge The Wall Street JournalAudacious and gorgeous The result is not only deliciously voyeuristic but also wise on the simultaneous comforts and indignities of romantic partnership LA Times A rich, tricky novel Groff is a fantastically vivid writer its hard to stop reading Entertainment WeeklyA recounting of a 25 year marriage looks way different when told from both sides of the bed CosmopolitanA playful and riveting read that questions whether love can be true when its wrapped in falsehoods PeopleRenders majestic even the most familiar moments of everyday lifeGroffs writing is striking and revelatory USA Today Groff has the ability to write dazzlingly about sexual matters VogueA delirious, exhilarating and heartbreaking ride through the decades of one fable like marriage The author demands the reader to participate, to engage deeply in order to take in all of the mysteries, flaws and triumphs of this one relationship Read it, relish it and be sad when the ride is over San Francisco Chronicle Groff breaks the novel form open at the seams What s different and remarkable about Groff s third novel can be summarized in two little words the writing Groff is a prose virtuoso, and in Fates and Furies she offers up her writerly gifts in all their glory The Chicago TribuneGroffs command of allusions, imagery, and the puzzle pieces of her characters and plot thrill So do her words, phrases, and sentences, which bubble up like poetry The Boston Globe Fates and Furies is capacious, messy, and bold Groffs hard, realist vision of marriage not the fairy tale voices of the fates that embroider it gives her novel its considerable force LA Review of BooksGroffs novel keenly probes the different ways that mens and womens creativity and human value are assessed The GuardianWatching a relationship from its inception to its quiet demise is a perverse pleasure Lifting the curtain on the front of a perfect marriage and finding a messy pile of emotions heaped on infidelities is strangely satisfying reading about the nasty bits in prose as elegant and cutting as Groffs is icing on the cake GawkerGroffs boldness pays off the title evokes images of Greek mythology in all its vicious glory as Groff examines a marriage by dosing it with epic overtones and filling it with the sort of themes the gods themselves would appreciate jealousy betrayal art death love revenge Miami HeraldFor all the homage Groff pays to the comforting rituals comprising a marriage, her novel is also attuned to how little we ll ever know, even of those we know best Fates and Furies will induce such reflection Involving the bed you ve made The loved ones you ve made it with And whether you re living your life there or just sleeping it away Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Fates and Furiesis wholly complex, dramatic, and riveting an exploration of love, betrayal, perception, and the destructive power of secrets Groffs novels crackling energy makes it the perfect read for fall BuzzfeedEach page contains sumptuous pieces of imagery Fates and Furies,too, begins as a fist, its secrets clenched in its grasp Once it is pried open, the secrets release like a magicians doves Electric LiteratureWith Fates and Furies Lauren Groff goes many levels below the surface of a marriage, into a place that is perhaps as hard to reach as it is to describe, but Groff, a bold and marvelous writer, is able to do both Because she s so vitally talented line for line and passage for passage, and because her ideas about the ways in which two people can live together and live inside each other, or fall away from each other, or betray each other, feel foundationally sound and true, Fates and Furies becomes a book to submit to, and be knocked out by, as I certainly was Meg Wolitzer, New York Times bestselling author of The InterestingsFates and Furiesis a dazzling novel, its people and its prose wondrously alive frompage one At once intimate and sweeping, this is the story of a marriage as parallel mythsflaring with passion and betrayal, with redemption and retribution, with the sort of heart breaking, head slapping secrets that make you want to seek out someone else who s read it Lauren Groff is a powerful and graceful writer, one of the best of her generation Jess Walter, New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Ruins From the Hardcover edition. 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    • Fates and Furies: A Novel
    • 4.4
    • 639
    • $0.00
    • 391 pages
    • Lauren Groff
    • English
    • 16 May 2016

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