The Sweetest Dream

Frances Lennox ladles out dinner every night to the motley, exuberant, youthful crew assembled around her hospitable tableher two sons and their friends, girlfriends, ex-friends, and ftesh-off-the-street friends. It's the early 1960s and certainly "everything is for the best in the best of all possible worlds." Except financial circumstances demand that Frances and her sons Eve with her proper ex-mother-in-law. And her ex-husband, Comrade Johnny, has just dumped his second wife's problem child at Frances's feet. And the world's political landscape has suddenly become surreal beyond imagination....Set against the backdrop of the decade that changed the world forever, The Sweetest Dream is a riveting look at a group of people who dared to dream-and faced the inevitable cleanup afterward -- from one of the greatest writers of our time. *This book may have remainder mark.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780060937553
Categories BUY8, BX, Classics and Literary, Fiction, Literary Fiction
Author(s) Doris Lessing
Publisher Harpercollins Publishers
Pages 479
Format Paperback
Dimensions 13.5cm x 2.3cm x 19.8cm
Weight 0.39 kg
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