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Miss Lulu Bett and stories by Zona Gale

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Published by Anchor Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementZona Gale ; edited by Barbara H. Solomon and Eileen Panetta.
LC ClassificationsPS
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22722929M
ISBN 101400095387

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  Miss Lulu Bett, aged 34 and unmarried, lives in the household of her sister Ina, who is married to Dwight Herbert Deacon, a dentist and justice of the peace in the town of Warbleton. The Deacons have two daughters, and Ina and Lulu’s mother, Mrs. Bett, also lives with the family. Get this from a library! Miss Lulu Bett and stories. [Zona Gale; Barbara H Solomon; Eileen Panetta] -- Unmarried Lulu Bett can't question her role as chief cook and housekeeper in her married sister's home, but when a peripatetic brother-in-law comes to visit, he playfully proposes marriage. Lulu. This book is delightful because of Zona Gale’s rapier dissection of the follies and insincerities of family dynamics and unexamined lives. Miss Lulu Bett was a major bestseller both as a novel, and one year later its dramatization was awarded a Pulitzer Prize. What a delightful find! I strongly urge everyone to check out Miss Lulu Bett!Author: Zona Gale. Miss Lulu Bett and Selected Stories Zona Gale, Author, Barbara H. Solomon, Editor, Eileen Panetta, Editor, edited by Barbara Solomon and Eileen Panetta. Anchor $13 (p) ISBN

First published in , Miss Lulu Bett was immediately acclaimed, and went on to become one of two bestselling novels of the year. Together with four of Gale's short stories-including the O. Henry award-winning "Bridal Pond"-Miss Lulu Bett reflects Gale's broad progressive interests and the fast-paced, affecting prose which made her one of the. Quick. Name one of the bestselling novels in If you guessed Miss Lulu Bett by Zona Gale, I’m assuming you checked out Wikipedia before answering. Later turned into a Pulitzer-prize winning play, Miss Lulu Bett was, when published, a commercial and critical success. The novel is mostly forgotten now, which is a shame, because it’s lovely and features some phenomenal rating: /5. Miss Lulu Bett by Zona Gale. Miss Lulu Bett () was Gale's most acclaimed novel, which she adapted into a play that same year, for which she was the first woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in The story is about Lulu, who essentially serves as a housemaid for her sister's family,and remains unhappy until she falls in love with her brother-in-law, Ninian. Looking for the plot summary of Miss Lulu Bett? Whether you need an overview of Miss Lulu Bett or a detailed summary of the book for a college project or just for fun, brings you the book-wise summaries of Miss Lulu Bett for free. Miss Lulu Bett summary and study guide are also available on the mobile version of the website.

‎Lulu Bett lives in a small town with her sister Ina and Ina’s husband Dwight–a dentist who rules his household with self-righteous smugness. The unmarried Lulu has learned that she cannot question her role as chief cook, housekeeper, and gracious presence. But when Dwight’s sophisticated brother Nin. The crotchety Mrs. Bett, mother of Lulu and Dwight’s wife Ina, has to be coaxed to the table. Elder daughter Di finally arrives, accompanied by Mr. Cornish, with whom she is flirting at the. Read "Miss Lulu Bett and Selected Stories" by Zona Gale available from Rakuten Kobo. Lulu Bett lives in a small town with her sister Ina and Ina’s husband Dwight–a dentist who rules his household with self Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.   : Miss Lulu Bett (): Gale, Zona: Books Books Go Search Hello Select your address User rating: /5.