The Novel that Inspired Robert Redford’s Oscar Winning Film starring Donald Sutherland and Mary Tyler Moore
In Ordinary People, Judith Guest’s remarkable first novel, the Jarrets are a typical American family. Calvin is a determined, successful provider and Beth an organized, efficient wife. They had two sons, Conrad and Buck, but now they have one. In this memorable, moving novel, Judith Guest takes the reader into their lives to share their misunderstandings, pain...and ultimate healing.
Judith Guest is the author of six novels, including Ordinary People, Errands, and the Tarnished Eye.
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In this memorable, moving novel, Judith Guest takes the reader into their lives to share their misunderstandings, pain...and ultimate healing.Read Full Review of Ordinary People
Some things never change, though, and trying to handle bad feelings in a helpful way is something every generation has to figure out. Ordinary People takes a strong stand for openness, for caring for others, and for love.Read Full Review of Ordinary People
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