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Black and blue [electronic resource] : a novel / Anna Quindlen.

By: Quindlen, Anna.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2010, c1998Description: 1 online resource (240 p.).ISBN: 9780307767851 (electronic bk.); 030776785X (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Abused wives -- Fiction | Mothers and sons -- Florida -- Fiction | Florida -- Fiction | Domestic fictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Electronic books.DDC classification: 813/.54 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold Summary: A nurse escapes her abusive husband, a New York policeman, taking their son with her to Florida. She assumes a new identity and even finds romance, but there is a price, the 10-year-old boy misses his father and she lives in constant fear the father will find them, which he does. The novel analyzes why abused women wait so long to make their break.
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Contains author's "afterthoughts" and a reading group guide.

A nurse escapes her abusive husband, a New York policeman, taking their son with her to Florida. She assumes a new identity and even finds romance, but there is a price, the 10-year-old boy misses his father and she lives in constant fear the father will find them, which he does. The novel analyzes why abused women wait so long to make their break.

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Black and blue : by Quindlen, Anna. ©1998

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