View other formats and editions
- ISBN: 9780307772930 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 0307772934 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (257 pages)
- Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1989.
"Originally published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., in 1941."
Mildred Pierce had gorgeous legs, a way with a skillet, and a bone-deep core of toughness. She used those attributes to survive a divorce and poverty and to claw her way out of the lower middle class, but Mildred also had two weaknesses: a yen for shiftless men, and an unreasoning devotion to a monstrous daughter.
Search for related items by subject
|Subject:||Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Fiction.
Conflict of generations > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Single mothers > Fiction.
Restaurateurs > Fiction.