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10 thoughts on “The Aunt's Story

  1. says:

    what did I just read? I actually don't understand what happened to her did she die? did she go mad? did she even exist? what the fuck

  2. says:

    It's criminal that this book is out of print Plus a serious bummer as I would love to add it to my Experimental Lit class

  3. says:

    I've never read a Patrick White novel that I liked after the first read Nevertheless White is one of my favourite writers I originally gave this book two stars totally disappointed I couldn't believe I'd just read something by Patrick White but then of course it is one of his earlier works However the second tim

  4. says:

    When I first tried to read Patrick White at the age of 19 I simply could not relate to the language the precision of the writing and most of all the concepts explored Now at the age of 38 I have ventured back by reading this book It

  5. says:

    But on a morning the colour of zinc old Mrs Goodman diedPatrick White's novel The Eye of the Storm which I read over 40 year

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    Abandon ship before you sinkTheodora Goodman grows up in the Australian bush on a station Americanranch but her dad's heart isn't in it her mum is hard hearted and condescending to Theodora whose sister is pretty and normal Theodora is a good shot in a time when women did not touch guns and she sees through all the styles wiles and smiles of others When she goes to live in Sydney after her father's death she i

  7. says:

    It would be easy to say that this was about a daughter who lives in the shadow of her pretty sister ends up looking after their mother until the latter dies then travels to Europe from Australia and after that goes to America but that would only touch on what this book is about Patrick White is an amazing writer sometimes I haven't a clue what's going on but I love his books

  8. says:

    the aunt's story rejects any holistic understanding if one comes at it searching for one the book will fall apart

  9. says:

    A very odd little book as if Henry James and D H Lawrence had collaborated on a miniature Magic Mountain then g

  10. says:

    I really loved this book but it's not a one read book It will take another read in a few years for me to understand it all The thing I loved most is how White drops little bombs of diamonds along the way He expects us as readers to keep up with him and even though I am uite a good reader I had some troubled spots But he would throw me a little hook baited with something sweet every so often to peek my interest again I look forwa

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He Aunt’s Story boasts one of the great opening lines in the history of the novel “But old Mrs Goodman did die at last” Following her domineering mother’s timely demise Theodora Goodman The Aunt's Story Patrick White Numilogcom eBook The Aunt's Story Patrick White br With the death of her mother middle aged Theodora Goodman contemplates the desert of her life Freed from the trammels of convention she leaves Australia for a European tour and becomes involved with the residents of a small French hotel But creating other people's lives even in love and pity can lead to madnessltbr gtHer ability to The Aunt's Story Patrick White Complete Review The Aunt's Story is Theodora Goodman's story The novel begins with the death of her mother finally freeing Theodora who had long been caring for her Theodora's life contrasts with that of her sister Fanny who is married and has some children All Theodora has managed is to be a spinster.. A very odd little book as if Henry James and D H Lawrence had collaborated on a miniature Magic Mountain then give