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The Sabbathday River

by Jean Hanff Korelitz

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Hampshire
    • Subjects:
    • City and town life -- Fiction.,
    • Single mothers -- Fiction.,
    • Women lawyers -- Fiction.,
    • Nervous system -- Degeneration -- Fiction.,
    • Infanticide -- Fiction.,
    • New Hampshire -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSabbath Day River
      StatementJean Hanff Korelitz.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3561.O6568 S23 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination499 p. ;
      Number of Pages499
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL347514M
      ISBN 100374253234
      LC Control Number98006636

      Sabbathday River by Jean Hanff Korelitz (Goodreads Author) avg rating — ratings — published — 10 editions.   THE SABBATHDAY RIVER. By Jean Hanff Korelitz. pp. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $ IT'S hard to be sure just what Jean Hanff Korelitz is up to with her second novel.

      Jean Hanff Korelitz was born and raised in New York City and educated at Dartmouth College and Clare College, Cambridge. She is the author of six novels: The Devil and Webster, You Should Have Known (Coming to HBO in October as “The Undoing,” written by David E. Kelley, directed by Susanne Bier and starring Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant and Donald Sutherland), Admission (adapted as the /5(K). The Sabbathday River; Buy this book. Nina, the year-old protagonist of Korelitz's first novel for children, struggles with school but loves art and music. When a substitute art teacher.

      Jean Hanff Korelitz is the author of the novels You Should Have Known (which aired on HBO in October The Undoing, starring Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant, and Donald Sutherland), Admission (adapted as a film in starring Tina Fey), The Devil and Webster, The White Rose, The Sabbathday River and A Jury of Her Peers, as well as Interference Powder, a novel for children. Is the book simply a slightly mixed-up conglomeration of unpleasant characters and themes? And where to put the occasional speculations about God? Maybe it's best just to read ''The Sabbathday River'' as a courtroom drama, the genre in which it works best.


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The Sabbathday River explores a rushing stream of themes, beginning with the breaking of several of the Ten Commandments and touching on loss, faith, gender politics, and motherhood as it illuminates the darkness of an unthinkable crime.

Naomi Roth--divorced, liberal, feminist, and Jewish--is very much an outsider in Goddard, New Hampshire, though she's lived there for nine years and manages a /5(41).

Sabbathday River book. Read 54 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When Naomi Roth pulls the body of a stabbed infant girl from the S /5. In its fashion, THE SABBATHDAY RIVER is a page-turner, but there are too many problems barely resolved by the last page, which has an improbable and abrupt ending.

As well, the premise for Heather's indictment is absurd. A criminal case must meet certain standards to proceed, and this case is ludicrous. SABBATHDAY RIVER is plot-driven, rather /5(41). In its fashion, THE SABBATHDAY RIVER is a page-turner, but there are too many problems barely resolved by the last page, which has an improbable and abrupt ending.

As well, the premise for Heather's indictment is absurd. A criminal The Sabbathday River book must meet certain standards to proceed, and this case is ludicrous.

SABBATHDAY RIVER is plot-driven, rather /5(39). Get this from a library. The Sabbathday River. [Jean Hanff Korelitz] -- When a baby dies in a conservative town in New Hampshire, a woman is unjustly accused of murder, a single mother of unconventional ways.

Luckily for her, a New York feminist is at hand to help and. Get this from a library. The Sabbathday River. [Jean Hanff Korelitz] -- Naomi Roth finds the body of a little girl near her home in Goddard, New Hampshire.

She is shocked when the community quickly blames a young single mother and sets out to find the truth. Set in the conservative small town of Goddard, New Hampshire, in the late s, the story opens as Naomi Roth discovers a dead infant girl floating in the Sabbathday River near town.

Naomi has established Flourish, a profitable cooperative of craftswomen, in the spirit of her s-inspired liberalism. When Naomi Roth pulls the body of a stabbed infant girl from the Sabbathday River, she precipitates an investigation that devastates the small New Hampshire town she hoped to save.

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By JEAN HANFF KORELITZ Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Read the Review. Eye Contact. THE FIRST BABY WAS FOUND EARLY ON A WEEKEND morning in September,as the whole broad length of the Upper Valley braced for its annual riptide of strangers, and as the first maples on the banks of the Sabbathday River prepared to burst, obligingly, into flame.

Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: When Naomi Roth finds the drowned body of a newborn baby girl floating in the Sabbathday River.

THE SABBATHDAY RIVER was a main selection of the Book of the Month Club in "What a rich and satisfying novel this is. It's a sophisticated look at the casually deployed but deep-seated assumptions by which women are judged, and not only in small.

THE SABBATHDAY RIVER. by Korelitz,Jean Hanff. SellerIOBA Published () Condition SIGNED by the author on the title page. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. ISBN Item Price $. Editions for Sabbathday River: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (), X (), (Kindle. Books similar to Sabbathday River Sabbathday River.

by Jean Hanff Korelitz. avg. rating Ratings. When Naomi Roth pulls the body of a stabbed infant girl from the Sabbathday River, she precipitates an investigation that devastates the small New. Click to read more about The Sabbathday River von Jean Hanff Korelitz.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. A Main Selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club and Quality Paperback Book ClubNaomi Roth has lived in New Hampshire for.

" The Sabbathday River by Korelitz, Jean Hanff A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. An ex-library book. Polly Morrice Ma AM (UTC) Jean Hanff Korelitz's engrossing second novel is a tale of adultery, infanticide and needlework."The Sabbathday River. The Sabbathday River () The White Rose () Admission () You Should Have Known () The Devil and Webster () The Plot () The Latecomer () Other books.

Interference Powder (), a middle grade reader; The Properties of Breath (), a collection of poetry. the sabbathday river () The first baby was found early on a weekend morning in Septemberas the whole broad length of the Upper Valley braced for its annual riptide of strangers, and as the first maples on the banks of the Sabbathday River prepared to burst, obligingly, into flame.

Overview. The Sabbath is the Lord’s day, set apart each week for rest and worship. In Old Testament times, God’s covenant people observed the Sabbath on the seventh day of the week because God rested on the seventh day when He had created the earth (see Genesis ).After the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, which occurred on the first day of the week (see Mark ), the Lord’s disciples.Jean Hanff Korelitz was born and raised in New York and graduated from Dartmouth College and Clare College, Cambridge.

She is the author of one book of poems, The Properties of Breath, and three previous novels, A Jury of Her Peers, The Sabbathday River, The Devil and Webster, and The White Rose, as well as a novel for children, Interference Powder.Suspenseful and disturbing, THE SABBATHDAY RIVER charts an ordinary woman's resilience and discovery in the midst of extraordinary circumstances.

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