The Lovers: A Novel

Paperback | June 28, 2011

byVendela Vida

not yet rated|write a review

“Vendela Vida has written a riveting and suspenseful novel about an American woman’s voyage to self-discovery.”
—Joyce Carol Oates<_o3a_p>

<_o3a_p> 

“Stunning. A masterful meditation on grief and love. The Lovers is a sensational novel from one of our finest writers at the height of her craft.”
—Stephen Elliott, author of The Adderall Diaries<_o3a_p>

<_o3a_p> 

In 2007, Vendela Vida’s novel Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. With her new novel, The Lovers, former Kate Chopin Writing Award winner Vida tells a powerful and beautiful tale of a widow returning alone to the site of her honeymoon in Turkey, and her subsequent journeys through her past and her present. <_o3a_p>

Pricing and Purchase Info

$15.57 online
$17.50 list price (save 11%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

“Vendela Vida has written a riveting and suspenseful novel about an American woman’s voyage to self-discovery.”—Joyce Carol Oates “Stunning. A masterful meditation on grief and love. The Lovers is a sensational novel from one of our finest writers at the height of her craft.”—Stephen Elliott, author of The Adderall Diaries In 2007, Ven...

From the Jacket

From the acclaimed author of the 2007 New York Times Notable Book Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name comes a stunning novel about the love between husbands and wives, mothers and children.Twenty-eight years ago, Peter and Yvonne honeymooned in the beautiful coastal village of Datça, Turkey. Now Yvonne is a widow, her twin children...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.54 inPublished:June 28, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060828404

ISBN - 13:9780060828400

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Lovers: A Novel

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

“[Vida’s] third novel is further evidence that she can fashion characters as unpredictable as they are endearing...[THE LOVERS] is a satisfying, often brilliant portrait of a woman searching for relief from things that will not, she discovers at last with something like acceptance, go away.”