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The Awakening

The Awakening

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Written by Kate ChopinAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Kate Chopin

  • Format: Paperback, 240 pages
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  • Publisher: Bantam Classics
  • On Sale: April 1, 1985
  • Price: $4.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-553-21330-0 (0-553-21330-X)
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Here is the story of Edna Pontellier, a young wife and mother. Edna experiences the first pangs of passion and desire--an awakening so intense that Edna compromises herself--changing her life forever. Chopin's portrayal of a woman's quest for freedom is considered a landmark in American fiction. Also includes: "Beyond the Bayou," "Ma'ame P        gale," "D        sir        e's Baby," "A Respectable Woman," "The Kiss," "A Pair of Silk Stockings," "The Locket," and "A Reflection."