[Reading] ➽ Rodham By Curtis Sittenfeld – Submitalink.info

[Reading] ➽ Rodham  By Curtis Sittenfeld – Submitalink.info From The New York Times Bestselling Author Of American Wife And Eligible, A Novel That Imagines A Deeply Compelling What Might Have Been What If Hillary Rodham Hadn T Married Bill Clinton In , Hillary Rodham Is A Young Woman Full Of Promise Life Magazine Has Covered Her Wellesley Commencement Speech, She S Attending Yale Law School, And She S On The Forefront Of Student Activism And The Women S Rights Movement And Then She Meets Bill Clinton A Handsome, Charismatic Southerner And Fellow Law Student, Bill Is Already Planning His Political Career In Each Other, The Two Find A Profound Intellectual, Emotional, And Physical Connection That Neither Has Previously Experienced In The Real World, Hillary Followed Bill Back To Arkansas, And He Proposed Several Times Although She Said No Than Once, As We All Know, She Eventually Accepted And Became Hillary Clinton But In Curtis Sittenfeld S Powerfully Imagined Tour De Force Of Fiction, Hillary Takes A Different Road Feeling Doubt About The Prospective Marriage, She Endures Their Devastating Breakup And Leaves Arkansas Over The Next Four Decades, She Blazes Her Own Trail One That Unfolds In Public As Well As In Private, That Involves Crossing Paths Again And Again With Bill Clinton, That Raises Questions About The Tradeoffs All Of Us Must Make In Building A Life Brilliantly Weaving A Riveting Fictional Tale Into Actual Historical Events, Curtis Sittenfeld Delivers An Uncannily Astute And Witty Story For Our Times In Exploring The Loneliness, Moral Ambivalence, And Iron Determination That Characterize The Quest For Political Power, As Well As Both The Exhilaration And Painful Compromises Demanded Of Female Ambition In A World Still Run Mostly By Men, Rodham Is A Singular And Unforgettable Novel

10 thoughts on “Rodham

  1. Nenia ❤️️ I hate everything you love ❤️️ Campbell Nenia ❤️️ I hate everything you love ❤️️ Campbell says:

    I feel like this book is going to piss a lot of people off and I want in on that controversial action.

  2. Lauren Lauren says:

    Um WHAT I WANT THIS BOOK IN MY BRAIN RIGHT NOW Curtis Sittenfeld, I heart you.

  3. Jaclyn Crupi Jaclyn Crupi says:

    My best friend Curtis Sittenfeld swipe for photographic proof wrote a book just for me And if the saxophone scene doesn t make you squeal with delight and discomfort then we are not the same A triumph.

  4. Toni Toni says:

    Haven t we all, always been asking the question, What if she didn t marry Bill in a sarcastic tone I ve been posing the question lately, what if she won the last election Don t let the overexposure of Hillary keep you from reading this book We think we ll know how the plot of this book will go, what

  5. Nerdette Podcast Nerdette Podcast says:

    Y ALL Y all.

  6. Janine Janine says:

    Loved it Almost as good as American Wife.

  7. Jill Jill says:

    When a politician is as simultaneously admired and vilified as Hillary Rodham Clinton, it becomes very tantalizing to consider the what ifs What if Hillary had said no to Bill Clinton s third marriage proposal and they had gone their separate ways Could Bill Clinton reach the pinnacle of his ambition if not for Hillary Ind

  8. Lisa Schultz Lisa Schultz says:

    Two disclaimers 1 I am a Hillary fangirl I have been since 1992 2 I love fanfiction Turns out, putting the two things together doesn t work for me I saw this book and I couldn t wait to read it And then I started reading it and I wanted to put it down and walk away almost as quickly I ve always found fanfic about real people to be

  9. Kellsey Evers Kellsey Evers says:

    Note I received an ARC of this book via NetGallery.I felt this book had real potential, but unfortunately it left me feeling disappointed and unsatisfied.The first third of this book was strong and set my expectations pretty high I thought the characterization of Hillary, Bill, and their initial relationship was engaging and well develope

  10. Emily Emily says:

    In changing the history of the last thirty years, Sittenfeld created a new political world to imagine in Rodham The reader gets to see what the world would look like if one historical figure never married another Without that marriage, how would all the events we have experienced be different This mix of make believe and real life make this book

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