By Booth Tarkington,Anne Edwards
In a small Midwestern city within the wake of global struggle I, Alice Adams delightedly reveals herself being pursued by means of Arthur Russell, a gentleman of a better social classification in existence. eager to continue her family's lower-middle-class prestige a mystery, she and her mom and dad concoct a variety of schemes to maintain their kinfolk afloat. even though the realities of her state of affairs ultimately exhibit themselves and her dating with Arthur fizzles, Alice's reputation of this leads her to find paintings to help her kinfolk with an admirable resiliency. a fascinating and genuine story of a family's aspirations to hunt extra out of lifestyles, Alice Adams unearths the energy of the human spirit and its great skill to evolve.
Originally released in 1921, this bestselling Pulitzer Prize-winning novel used to be tailored into movie two times, and its heroine, the glowing Alice Adams, nonetheless resonates with readers today.
With a brand new foreword via Anne Edwards.
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Alice Adams: Vintage Movie Classics by Booth Tarkington,Anne Edwards