THE WOMAN WHO WALKED INTO DOORS

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This is the heart-rending story of a woman struggling to reclaim her dignity after a violent, abusive marriage and a worsening drink problem. Paula Spencer recalls her contented childhood, the audacity she learned as a teenager, the exhilaration of her romance with Charlo and the marriage to him that left her powerless. Cap

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The story of a woman in her late thirties who is struggling to reclaim her dignity after marriage to an abusive husband, and a with a worsening drink problem. By the author of "The Barrytown Trilogy" and "Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha".

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Roddy Doyle follows Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, winner of the Booker Prize, and The Commitments with another remarkable book that readers will find funny, sexy, and sad. He takes an unflinching look at the life of Paula Spencer as she struggles to regain her dignity after marriage to an abusive husband and a worsening drinking problem. Capturing both her vulnerability and her strength, Doyle gives Paula a voice that is real and unforgettable.

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