The Children

The Children

Edith Wharton

Language: English

Pages: 272

ISBN: 1534957812

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

A bestseller when it was first published, The Children is a comic, bittersweet novel about the misadventures of a bachelor and a band of precocious children. The seven Wheater children, stepbrothers and stepsisters grown weary of being shuttled from parent to parent are eager for their parents' latest reconciliation to last. A chance meeting between the children and the solitary 46-year old Martin Boyne leads to a series of unforgettable encounters.















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