A Fortune Foretold: A Novel by Agneta Pleijel

By Agneta Pleijel

Agneta Pleijel writes a painful but funny autobiographical novel approximately youth within the aftermath of worldwide warfare II.
 
A prophecy is obtained through a loved aunt, a prophecy that her younger niece eagerly waits to determine fulfilled.
 
the tale occurs within the Fifties within the suburbs of Stockholm, within the college city of Lund, and within the usa. Neta’s adolescence is in disarray. She reads—words supply shape to the vagueness of existence—and is busy pondering the feminine intercourse, kinfolk, and the stupendous variety of individuals on the planet. Her father, a mathematician, and her mom, a musician, are in consistent clash, but
she loves them either. steadily Neta realizes that she’s grown up in a lie and that she needs to step conscientiously throughout the warfare area of her mom and dad’ marriage.
 
this is often an insightful story in regards to the look for fact, morality, and a spot of your individual within the world.

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