By Norah Vincent
In 1925, she started writing To the Lighthouse, an epic piece of prose that immediately grew to become a loved vintage. In 1941, she walked into the River Ouse, by no means to be heard from back. What occurred in among these moments is a narrative to learn, one in every of perception and camaraderie, loneliness and loss—the tale of a lady, named Adeline at start, heading towards an inexorable demise.
With poetic precision and mental acuity, Norah Vincent paints an intimate portrait of what may need occurred in these final years of Virginia Woolf’s lifestyles. From her friendships with the so-called Bloomsbury team, which incorporated the likes of T. S. Eliot, to her struggles along with her husband, Leonard, Vincent explores the intimate conversations, tormented confessions, and inner struggles Woolf can have faced.
Praised by means of USA Today as “daring” and by means of the New Statesman as “electrifyingly good,” Adeline takes a willing examine the most liked, mourned, and mysterious literary giants of all time.
“Vincent is a delicate recorder of a mind’s hobbies because it shifts out and in of suggestion, and because it fights prior to filing to despair.” —The big apple occasions ebook Review
“Skillfully rendered and emotionally insightful.” —Publishers Weekly
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Adeline: A Novel of Virginia Woolf by Norah Vincent