Jane Hamilton “When Madeline Was Young”
October 12th, 2006
It’s a very unusual family whose story is told by Jane Hamilton in her new novel “When Madeline Was Young” — Madeline, of the title, is an adult with the mind of a small child, the result of a devastating accident.
When the book opens, she’s living with Aaron, the man who used to be her husband, along with his second wife and their two children. The story then moves swiftly forward many years, to show how the family is plunged into the devastations of war.
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