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Sorrow and Bliss

A Novel

Meg Mason

A compulsively readable debut novel - spiky, sharp, intriguingly dark, and tender - about a woman on the edge that combines the psychological insight of Sally Rooney with the sharp humor of Nina Stibbe and the emotional resonance of 'Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine'.Martha Friel just turned forty. Once, she worked at Vogue and planned to write ...
Publish Date
First Published in 2020
Goodreads rating
I am behind the curve I know, but what a wonderful book Meg Mason's 'Sorrow And Bliss' is. Wise and sad, but so funny. Like 'actually' funny. What an absolute treat.      source
Anyway, to be more positive, some books I loved last year: Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow, The Family Remains, Lessons in Chemistry, Sorrow and Bliss, Conversations in Love, Again, Rachel and Love Marriage. All fiction is valuable xx      source