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Marrying the mistress

Joanna Trollope

Marrying the mistress

by Joanna Trollope

  • 153 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mistresses -- Fiction,
  • Grandfathers -- Family realtionships -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoanna Trollope.
    GenreFiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p. ;
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18514339M
    ISBN 100747549362

    Please be aware that this discussion guide may contain spoilers! This reading group guide for The Mistress of Nothing includes an introduction, discussion questions, ideas for enhancing your book club, and a Q&A with author Kate Pullinger. The suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion. Another splendidly nuanced tale of contemporary family life from the always expert Trollope (Other People’s Children, , etc.).After a seven-year secret liaison with Merrion Palmer, a clever London lawyer, year-old Guy Stockdale, a distinguished judge with an irreproachable reputation, has decided to leave his wife, Laura, and marry his much younger mistress.

    Marrying the Mistress It would be difficult to find a better book for a reading group than this. A great read superbly written, and with a subject that is guaranteed to keep any group talking late.   Marrying The Mistress type. Book; genre. Fiction; In Marrying the Mistress, when a distinguished London judge turns his back on his wife of 40 years — a .

    Marrying the Mistress dives into the shock waves that buffet the Stockdale family after Guy leaves Laura. The novel addresses the question of how his sons are going to cope, the explosive opinions of his forthright daughter-in-law Carrie and what his teenage grandchildren make of it all/5(12). Joanna Trollope's tenth novel 'Marrying the Mistress' focuses on Guy Stockdale, a judge who is in his early sixties and has been married to Laura for forty years. The couple have two sons who are now in their late thirties: Simon (Laura's favourite), who is a solicitor and married to Carrie, with three teenage children; and Alan, who is an /5().


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Marrying the Mistress by Joanna Trollope is about divorce and the ripples of devastation that it can cause in a family. My daughter came in while I was reading this and asked what was the matter. I told her the plot to the book and so she just said, So, youre rage reading/5.

Marrying the Mistress is a wonderful read whose characters and their lives reach our hearts and make us think about our own decisions, mistakes and regrets. Now that I've been introduced to Joanna Trollope's writings, I look forward to being further entertained by reading more of her by: 2.

Joanna Trollope's tenth novel 'Marrying the Mistress' focuses on Guy Stockdale, a judge who is in his early sixties and has been married to Laura for forty years.

The couple have two sons who are now in their late thirties: Simon (Laura's favourite), who is a solicitor and married to Carrie, with three teenage children; and Alan, who is an /5().

Marrying the Mistress. About the Book Marrying the Mistress. by Joanna Trollope. It is not an unusual story: A married man falls in love with another woman. He decides to end his marriage and start a new life with his mistress.

This decision sends shock waves throughout his family, disrupting not only his life, but the lives of his children. Marrying The Mistress - Kindle edition by Trollope, Joanna. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Marrying The Mistress/5().

Marrying the Mistress by Joanna Trollope she was subconsciously looking for a father figure when she met Guy on a train while giggling over a rude word in Author: Guardian Staff.

About Marrying the Mistress “Just as one has forgotten the intense pleasure of reading Trollope, along comes another flawless novel.” —Library Journal (starred review) “A pleasure to read.” —The Washington Post “Despite its title, Marrying the Mistress is no mere sexy romp detailing the lurid details of a juicy affair.

Instead, Joanna Trollope offers a domestic drama that gives. Marrying The Mistress book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

Surprisingly enough, Marrying the Mistress ends with no marriage at all. Do your novels change direction as you write them, or are they clearly plotted from the beginning. I know my characters, the beginning, and the end of a book very well.

But I give the characters an organic chance to develop in arbitrary and capricious ways. DISCUSSION Pages: Joanna Trollope, a member of the same family as Anthony Trollope and a #1 bestselling author in England, is the author of the novels Girl from the South, Next of Kin, Marrying the Mistress, Other People’s Children, The Best of Friends, and A Spanish Lover, as well as The Choir and The Rector’s Wife, which were both adapted for Masterpiece Theatre.

Marrying The Mistress Kindle Edition by Joanna Trollope (Author) Format: Kindle Edition. out of 5 stars ratings. See all 17 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Discussion Questions Marrying the Mistress. by Joanna Trollope. Marrying the Mistress Joanna Trollope, Author Viking Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS Buy this book In her latest tale, about a May. Get this from a library. Marrying the mistress. [Joanna Trollope] -- What happens when the esteemed head of a family--an English judge--announces he is leaving a year marriage to marry his mistress.

This provocative new novel is quintessential Trollope, combining. Get this from a library. Marrying the mistress. [Joanna Trollope] -- Merrion Palmer was judge Guy Stockdale's mistress. His Honour's totty, as the clerk to the Court so succinctly put it. Guy had been having an affair with her for seven years, and neither Laura, his.

Marrying the Mistress dives into the shock waves that buffet the Stockdale family after Guy leaves Laura. The novel addresses the question of how his sons are going to cope, the explosive opinions of his forthright daughter-in-law Carrie and what his teenage grandchildren make of it all.

Marrying the Mistress is a wonderful read whose characters and their lives reach our hearts and make us think about our own decisions, mistakes and regrets. Now that I've been introduced to Joanna Trollope's writings, I look forward to being further entertained by reading more of her books/5().

Marrying the Mistress, Paperback by Trollope, Joanna, ISBNISBN All hell breaks loose in a well-heeled English family when the father, a respected judge, announces he is leaving a forty-year marriage to marry his mistress/5(K). "Marrying the Mistress" is unlike any book I've read/heard concerning men marrying mistresses--it's a touching story of hardship, betrayal and unrequited love.

The books description does not do it justice. The talented Juliet Landon was able to write a unique historical romance (not an easy task). Read "Marrying the Mistress" by Juliet Landon available from Rakuten Kobo.

Guardian and husband Helene Follet hasn’t had close contact with Lord Burl Winterson since she chose to spend her life c Brand: Harlequin. Marrying the Mistress (Book): Trollope, Joanna: What happens when the respected head of a family -- an English County Court Judge in this case -- announces he is leaving his wife of forty years to marry his mistress?

How do his grown up sons feel? How do his grandchildren react? And what extra layers are added to the dilemma when the mistress in question turns out not to be piece of.For years the role of mistress has suited her, but, suddenly, this style of relationship isn't enough for either of them.

They've both had enough of sneaking around and avoiding people, so Guy has momentously made up his mind to leave his wife, Laura, and marry Merrion.Marrying the Mistress by Joanna Trollope Merrion Palmer has been Judge Guy Stockdales mistress for the last seven years and his wife and two grown-up sons know absolutely nothing about her.

Up until now, Guy and Merrion have enjoyed a blissfully, uncomplicated relationship in stolen moments in Merrions flat, and to the rest of the world, Guy has played the part of model husband, father and Book Edition: First Edition,