Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Something New Reflections on the Beginnings of a Marriage

by Amanda Beesley

  • ISBN: 9780385720458
  • ISBN10: 0385720459

Something New Reflections on the Beginnings of a Marriage

by Amanda Beesley

  • List Price: $12.00
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Random House Inc
  • Publish date: 05/01/2001
  • ISBN: 9780385720458
  • ISBN10: 0385720459
used Add to Cart $8.71
You save: 27%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $4.72
You save: 61%
Marketplace Item
Description: When the love of her life slipped a diamond ring on her finger and said the magic words, Amanda Beesley entered the enchanted world she had been dreaming of since she first played bride as a child, topping her head with a white towel. No matter how precisely anticipated, life is never what we imagine it to be, and Beesley records the unexpected disasters and delights of married living with warmth and witty charm.

"Something New" takes readers from Amanda and Nicky Weinstock's engagement to their first anniversary. Her engagement ring bruises her finger; it must be an omen. At an upscale bridal boutique she feels like Cinderella; at a humbler shop she's the ugley stepsister. While studying to be a bride she unexpectedly fails Maid of Honor 101.

Upon her engagement she learns that her mother has Alzheimer's and a bittersweet new question emerges for Amanda as she plans the big day: "How can I become a wife when the one wife I've always known is disappearing in front of me?"

When the newlyweds move from city to country, and go from the bustle of planning a wedding to the solitude of a life, new vistas emerge. The division of chores brings up gender issues, Nicky's frequent trips leave Amanda surprisingly lonley, and friends now seem to come mysteriously in pairs. She also finds a certain peace as she observes her father tending to her mother with tenderness patiences and love, causing her own ideas of what it is to be married to deepend and grow. Hers is a beautiful story -- affecting, whimsical, and inspiring.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: Book Lover's Warehouse
Location: Watauga, TN
Condition: New
FAST SHIPPING & FREE TRACKING! New soft cover. Pages are clean, crisp and unmarked.100% Money Back Guaranteed. The spine is solid and the binding is tight.
Price:
$4.72
Comments:
FAST SHIPPING & FREE TRACKING! New soft cover. Pages are clean, crisp and unmarked.100% Money Back Guaranteed. The spine is solid and the binding is tight.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
Price:
$8.71
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$12.24
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).