All Our Worldly GoodsUnknown - 2011
In haunting ways, this gorgeous novel prefigures Ir#65533;ne N#65533;mirovsky's masterpiece Suite Fran#65533;aise . Set in France between 1910 and 1940 and first published in France in 1947, five years after the author's death, All Our Worldly Goods is a gripping story of war, family life and star-crossed lovers. Pierre and Agnes marry for love against the wishes of his parents and his grandfather, the tyrannical family patriarch. Their marriage provokes a family feud that cascades down the generations. This brilliant novel is full of drama, heartbreak, and the telling observations that have made N#65533;mirovsky's work so beloved and admired.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2011.
Branch Call Number: NEMIROVS
Characteristics: 264 pages ; 21 cm.