The Group — Mary McCarthy’s novel of 1930s women

Mary McCarthyThe Group
by Mary McCarthy

Reading Challenges: 20 In Your 20s

The Group by Mary McCarthy follows eight girls through the experiences of adulthood, marriage, and careers in Depression-era New York City. The upper-middle class women each have their own vignette played-out over various chapters. One woman is the focus of each chapter even though various characters pop in and out of the narrative. Read more

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