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Memories of the future / Siri Hustvedt ; drawings by the author.

Memories of the future / Siri Hustvedt ; drawings by the author.
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Adult Fiction Quick Browse   Double Bay . *, Quick Browse .  
Adult Fiction   Double Bay . Available .  
Adult Fiction   Paddington . Available .  
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ISBN 9781473694422 (paperback)
Author Hustvedt, Siri author, illustrator.
Title Memories of the future / Siri Hustvedt ; drawings by the author.
Publisher/Date London : Sceptre, an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton, 2019.
Pagination etc. 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary Note This is a provocative novel about time, desire, memory and the imagination, Then tells the indelible story of a young Midwestern woman's fixation with her mysterious neighbor over the course of a threadbare year in 1970s New York. Fresh from Minnesota and hungry for all New York has to offer, twenty-three-year-old S.H. embarks on a year that proves both exhilarating and frightening - from bruising encounters with men to the increasingly ominous monologues of the woman next door. Forty years on, those pivotal months come back to vibrant life when S.H. discovers the notebook in which she recorded her adventures alongside drafts of a novel. Measuring what she remembers against what she wrote, she regards her younger self with curiosity and often amusement. Anger too, for how much has really changed in a world where the female presidential candidate is called an abomination?
Subject Young women -- New York (State) New York -- Fiction
Reminiscing -- Fiction
Authors -- Fiction
Nineteen seventies -- Fiction
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction
Humorous fiction.
Shelf Location F HUST
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