Book List in Order: 8 titles

  • "The Love Children is valuable in its exploration and depiction of the many ways in which gender can still be a limitation, even within a supposedly more enlightened society.""- Bust Magazine It is the late 1960s in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Gra...


  • Marilyn French’s seven million copy bestseller The Women’s Room crystallized the issues that ignited the women’s movement. Now the acclaimed author updates that classic with a new exploration of the truths and realities behind women’s lives. ...



  • "LUSCIOUS . . . My Summer with George is The Women's Room--1996."--The Baltimore SunHermione Beldame is a women's romance writer who has done quite well for herself. Survivor of four marriages and many affairs, she's not as young as she once was, and...


  • "FRENCH'S MOST FOCUSED, DARING, AND POWERFUL NOVEL."--New WomanFamed presidential advisor Stephen Upton has suffered a stroke, and his four very different daughters gather in his perfectly appointed mansion outside Boston to await his death or recove...


  • A rich and compelling story about four generations of magnificent women, Her Mother's Daughter celebrates the love, pride, sacrifice, devotion, and unheralded triumph of all women's lives. In Frances, Belle, Anastasia, and Arden, Marilyn French ha...


  • A landmark in feminist literature, THE WOMEN'S ROOM is a biting social commentary of a world gone silently haywire. Written in the 1970s but with profound resonance today, this is a modern allegory that offers piercing insight into the social norms a...


  • A COMPELLING NOVEL ABOUT THE DEVASTATING POWER OF MARRIAGE AND THE UNEXPECTED POSSIBILITIES OF LOVE THE BLEEDING HEART Marilyn French struck a devastating chord with her first monumental bestseller. Now, she explores the relationship between one man...