|Series||French"s standard library edition|
|LC Classifications||PR6035 U8 E5 1927|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||136|
The Enchanted April was a best-seller in both England and the United States, where it was a Book-of-the-Month Club selection, and set off a craze for tourism to Portofino. More recently, the novel has been the inspiration for a major film and a Broadway play. by Elizabeth von Arnim, introduction by Cathleen Schine. The Enchanted April - Kindle edition by von Arnim, Elizabeth. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Enchanted April/5(). About The Enchanted April. The charming, slyly comic novel of romantic longing and transformation that inspired the Oscar-nominated film Four very different women, looking to escape dreary London for the sunshine of Italy, take up an offer advertised in the Times for a “small medieval Italian Castle on the shores of the Mediterranean to be let furnished for the month of April.”. 9 rows Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.
60 quotes from The Enchanted April: ‘Beauty made you love, and love made you beautiful.’ Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Ar ratings, average rating, 2, reviewsCited by: 3. Directed by Mike Newell. With Alfred Molina, Joan Plowright, Miranda Richardson, Polly Walker. Four English women, after World War I, who are unhappy with their lives, and their time away on vacation in a beautiful Italian villa/10(K). 7. Is The Enchanted April a sentimental book, or a skeptical one? Are there times when the novel subverts its own seeming sentimentality? Find passages that might be overly romantic, but that are brought into balance by either witty dialogue or an ironic narra-tive voice. Is the book a comedy? 8. See also: The Solitary Summer by Elizabeth von Arnim More about The Enchanted April. Reader discussion of The Enchanted April on Goodreads; The Enchanted April on Wikipedia; Film version of The Enchanted April on Amazon *This is an Amazon Affiliate link. If the product is purchased by linking through, Literary Ladies Guide receives a modest commission, which helps maintain our site and .
The Enchanted April, written in , is Elizabeth von Armin's most charming novel in every sense: it casts a narrative terms, it's fairly slight: a sun-washed fairytale, delicious in its. The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim is exactly as magical as its title suggests. But, much like folklore, there is also the threat of April’s capricious rain on the horizon. What emerges is a novel that is stronger for it’s deftly deployed shade. It’s certainly one . Enchanted April () Plot. Showing all 5 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Synopsis (1) Summaries. Four English women, after World War I, who are unhappy with their lives, and their time away on vacation in a beautiful Italian villa. This slow-paced gem is about the civilizing influence of Italy on beleaguered Londoners, both male and female, and. The contrast of what a woman’s search for happiness looks like in and today would make an excellent book club discussion! Setting. While The Enchanted April takes place in a picturesque seaside villa and the main action is restricted to a small cast of main characters within the villa.