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John L'Heureux is a consummate stylist and entertainer, and in a girl Run Mad he offers a unique that's half comedy of manners and half psychosexual mystery. Blocked author, unintended student, inattentive husband, all J. J. Quinn desires is peace, and he has long gone to shop for his spouse a dear purse to complete it. because the bag in query walks out the door below the arm of a pretty, aristocratic shoplifter, even though, Quinn's interest leads him deep into secret and chance. The shoplifter is Sarah Slade, a Boston Brahmin trying to ditch a earlier as bloody as Medea's. in comparison to Quinn's hypercompetent, Euripides-scholar spouse, Claire, the unhinged Sarah is an beautiful breath of unpolluted air -- yet, in fact, Quinn has no inspiration of the Pandora's field he is opened. Acclaimed by way of Newsweek as "witty and literate . . . Grand Guignol for grown-ups," a lady Run Mad is an unsettling, deeply pleasing novel. "Remind[s] considered one of Iris Murdoch, or Muriel Spark, or E. M. Forster. but a lady Run Mad is in contrast to any novel i do know . . . strange intelligence and character are alive during the book." -- Richard P. Brickner, the recent York occasions e-book assessment; "Unless you haven't any curiosity in passions, the sting of insanity, forbidden obsessions, runaway libidos and unsafe wishes, a lady Run Mad will fascinate you, from its name to its excellent ultimate sentence. . . . A pondering man's deadly Attraction." -- Chicago Sun-Times; "Normality -- as our time is familiar with the note -- and monstrosity are L'Heureux's poles, and he joins them with impressive dexterity. . . . The finishing isn't to be revealed." -- la instances ebook assessment; "A better suspense tale . . . it's the type of tale that would good have appealed to a author like Patricia Highsmith, a drama of interlocking obsessions." -- the hot York Times.

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