Elinor Lipman “The View from Penthouse B”

May 10th, 2013

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Elinor Lipman is a longtime favorite novelist who is also, it turns outl, a brilliant essayist. Her tenth novel, “The View From Penthouse B.” was published at the same time as her first essay collection “I Can’t Complain.”

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Bringing the same warmth and easy companionship of her fiction to her essays, Lipman writes about everything from her favorite soap opera to unexpected widowhood and caring for elderly parents.

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Then she eases you effortlessly from the final essay .. into her novel, which centers on two sisters brought together again by circumstance to live together in a New York penthouse — and how they come to rely on each other, an odd roommate, and even an ex-husband.

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