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Year First Published: 2013
First Published by:Harper Perennial
Category:Short Stories
This Edition:American first edition
softcover original
ISBN 10:0062318969
ISBN 13:978-0062318961

From the book jacket:

Two friends, two sons, two shocking and intense love affairs...

Roz and Lil have been best friends since childhood. But their bond stretches beyond familiar bounds when these middle-aged mothers fall in love with each other's teenage sons - taboo-shattering passions that last for years, until the women end them, vowing to have a respectable old age. With Adore, Doris Lessing, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, once again proves her unrivaled ability to capture the truth of the human condition.

    Stand-alone edition of the story "The Grandmothers" from the book The Grandmothers.
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