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Stella Bain

Anita Shreve

Stella Bain

by Anita Shreve

  • 7 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books,
  • Fiction,
  • War neuroses,
  • World War, 1914-1918

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnita Shreve
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.H7385 S57 2013c
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26918763M
    ISBN 10031609885X
    ISBN 109780316098854
    OCLC/WorldCa859400467

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    Book Reviews Shreve’s 17th novel is a tragic yet hopeful story of love, memory, loss, and rebuilding. A young woman wakes up with amnesia in a battlefield hospital tent in Marne, France, in She thinks her name is Stella Bain, and she thinks she knows how to nurse and drive an ambulance.   Shreve's 17th novel is a tragic yet hopeful story of love, memory, loss, and rebuilding. A young woman wakes up with amnesia in a battlefield hospital tent in Marne, France, in She thinks her name is Stella Bain, and she thinks she knows how to nurse and drive an ambulance/5().

      Stella Bain A Novel (Book): Shreve, Anita: An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in. A gesture of goodwill turns into something more as Bridge quickly .   Stella Bain (eBook): Shreve, Anita: An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in. A gesture of goodwill turns into something more as Bridge quickly develops a.


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An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in/5.

This is a typical Anita Shreve book; with a strong but troubled women – Stella Bain – who shares her deep thoughts and worries. The novel is set in the first world war in France, but it also moves between the US and England.

A touching and unpredictable story but worth reading/5(). An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in/5(37).

— Publishers Weekly Stella Bain has no memory of her past when she wakes up in a hospital bed in Marne, France. It isand she wears the uniform of a British war nurse but speaks with an American accent.

As soon as she is able, Stella sets out for London, where she hopes to find answers. Experimenting with the new field of psychoanalysis, August strives to restore Stella’s memory: She draws a series of scenes that provide clues, not least to the fact that she is an accomplished artist.

At the Admiralty, she is recognized by Samuel, an officer there, and her past floods back—she is Etna Van Tassel, not Stella : Anita Shreve. An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in.

A gesture of goodwill turns into something more as Bridge quickly develops a clinical interest in his houseguest. Book Summary When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in.

A gesture of goodwill turns into something more as Bridge quickly develops a. The Lives of Stella Bain, published a couple of years ago, is the author’s 18th novel. It’s set during World War One and tells the story of Stella Bain, an American who volunteers to work in the makeshift hospitals on the battlefields of France.

One day she wakes up in a hospital bed with no memory of who she is or why she’s there. “Stella Bain” is that book. Anita Shreve is purportedly its author, but this title is too humble for her. She is a prophetess, a vessel through which the utterances of the dark gods of mediocrity.

Stella Bain Anita Shreve, Little, Brown & Co. ISBN Summary When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in.

An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in.3/5(1).

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When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in. An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve.

When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in. Fiction Book Review: Stella Bain by Anita Shreve. Little, Brown, $28 (p) ISBN Shreve’s 17th novel is a tragic yet hopeful story of love, memory, loss, and rebuilding.

A young. Anita Shreve’s latest book, “Stella Bain,” is a slender novel with a large and complex subject.

It begins in London, inwhen Lily Bridge, a kind and prosperous matron married to a. An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in.

A gesture of goodwill turns into something more as Bridge quickly develops a clinical interest in his houseguest/5(37). Stella Bain By Anita Shreve (Little, Brown; pages; $28) Anita Shreve's 17th novel, "Stella Bain," opens in Marne, France, inwhen a woman wakes in a hospital tent, unable to recall who Author: Natalie Bakopoulos.

Stella Bain is a relatively simple novel that attempts to tackle too many weighty topics, of which shell shock and its physical manifestations are just one example.

Stella’s story also covers abusive marriages, love, friendship, maternal instinct versus the need for independence, gender norms of the s, and more. Stella Bain | An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve.

When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her : Back Bay Books. Book Review ‘Stella Bain’ by Anita Shreve.

By Karen Campbell Globe Correspondent, Novema.m. Anita Shreve’s story begins with a woman hospitalized in war-torn France in.Born October to a pilot and a homemaker, Anita Shreve is the best selling author of the critically acclaimed novel, the Pilots Wife among others.

She was influenced early on in life by reading Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton whilst she was a junior in high school and also anything written by Eugene O’Neill while she as a senior. Stella Bain - Ebook written by Anita Shreve. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Stella Bain/5(45).