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The sweetest dream

by Doris Lessing

  • 234 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction,
    • British -- South Africa -- Fiction,
    • London (England) -- Fiction,
    • South Africa -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDoris Lessing.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6023.E833 S94 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination478 p. ;
      Number of Pages478
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3582820M
      ISBN 100066213347
      LC Control Number2002279950

        "The Sweetest Dream" by Doris Lessing One of our greatest novelists delivers a family saga that's also a scathing indictment of the selfishness of . The Sweetest Dream: A Novel by Doris Lessing About the Book Frances Lennox ladles out dinner every night to the motley, exuberant, youthful crew assembled around her hospitable tableher two sons and their friends, girlfriends, ex-friends, and ftesh-off-the-street friends. It's the early s and.

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Book Review: The Sweetest Dream was one of the last novels Doris Lessing wrote, and it seemed that here she was trying to publish as many ideas (including addressing various political issues) as possible. This book seems to be three novels awkwardly stuck together to /5.

“[THE SWEETEST DREAM] is a beautifully made book.” (Financial Times [London]) About the Author Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Doris Lessing was one of the most celebrated and distinguished writers of our time, the recipient of a host of international by: 8.

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With dozens of full-color photographs /5(30). The Sweetest Dream is offered as a substitute for the third volume of the autobiography Doris Lessing will not write (lest she offend "vulnerable people").

But what emerges is an awkward melange Author: Hywel Williams. The dream of a perfect society is the ironic center of Lessing’s absorbing new novel: her 24th, published in her 82nd year.

It’s set mostly in the s in Hampstead, a suburb of London, where protagonist Frances Lennox gets by as a columnist for the leftist newspaper The Defender, and de facto earth mother to a crowd of teenaged runaways and misfits as well as. [THE SWEETEST DREAM is] one of Lessing’s most generous works.

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Plot summary. In s' Hampstead, London, the large home of Julia Lennox is a gathering place for an assortment of Author: Doris Lessing. Set against the backdrop of the decade that changed the world forever, The Sweetest Dream is a riveting look at a group of people who dared to dream-and faced the inevitable cleanup afterward -- from one of the greatest writers of our time.

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Let’s discuss our June read: Doris Lessing, The Sweetest Dream (): And in July we will read. But The Sweetest Dream is straightforward and realistic—there are no flights into science fiction, and any portraits of mental illness are clinical rather than empathetic.

This solid book is more accessible than her masterpieces, and it is a page-turner. It might be a good place to start reading Lessing. It is the rare literary epic which sees most of the novel’s action taking place in a kitchen, but this is the case with Doris Lessing’s The Sweetest Dream, a sprawling work encompassing a span of time from the idealistic ‘60s to the greedy and disillusioned ‘80s.

Complete with all the political ideology inherent in that time frame, the work studies the radicals and outcasts who find. The Sweetest Dream (Book): Lessing, Doris: Frances Lennox ladles out dinner every night to the motley, exuberant, youthful crew assembled around her hospitable tableher two sons and their friends, girlfriends, ex-friends, and ftesh-off-the-street friends.

It's the early s and certainly everything is for the best in the best of all possible worlds. Other articles where The Sweetest Dream is discussed: Doris Lessing: The Sweetest Dream () is a semiautobiographical novel set primarily in London during the s, while the parable-like novel The Cleft () considers the origins of human society.

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