Tag: Joanne Rendell
Out of the Shadows (NAL Trade, 2010) is my friend and colleague Joanne Rendell’s third novel. Each of her books is beautifully written; their stories are rich and engaging and all touch upon some aspect of friendship. In this most recent book, Clara Fitzgerald is the protagonist whose recent losses have set her adrift, personally […]
Even though technology enables women to connect online, it can’t substitute for the face-to-face friendships that steep over a cup of tea or a conversation about a good book. Local book groups (also called reader groups) offer women an opportunity to get together in a cozy setting to talk, to think, to feel, and to […]
A chick lit author hits her stride~ Once I started reading Joanne Rendell‘s new novel, Crossing Washington Square, I had a hard time putting it down. This gripping book tells the story of two strong women, both of them faculty in the English Literature Department of Manhattan U. The story takes the protagonists-polar opposites in […]
The Professors’ Wives’ Club revolves around four women, so different from one another that they might even appear unlikely as friends.