Heartbreak Hotel a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons 1976 Simon & Schuster

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Step into the vibrant and changing world of the 1950s South with "Heartbreak Hotel" by Anne Rivers Siddons, first published in 1976 by Simon & Schuster.

This hardcover novel, dives into the life of Maggie, a Southern college girl who starts to question the traditional expectations of her time. As she rejects fraternity parties, homecoming queen contests, and even Elvis Presley records, Maggie’s story unfolds against the backdrop of a society in transition. 

Perfect for anyone interested in the cultural shifts of the 1950s and 1960s, this book offers a poignant look at personal rebellion and societal expectations.

Key Details:

  • Title: Heartbreak Hotel
  • Author: Anne Rivers Siddons
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
  • Publication Date: 1976-09-24
  • ISBN-10: 0671223151
  • Dimensions: 9x6x1
  • Pages: 252
  • Binding: Hardcover with dust jacket
  • Condition: Good condition, protected by a mylar cover

Why This Book Is a Must-Read:

  • Experience the societal changes of the 1950s through the eyes of a young Southern woman.
  •  Follow Maggie as she navigates her personal journey of self-discovery and defiance against cultural norms.
  •  Gain a deeper understanding of the social expectations and transformations during a pivotal era in American history.

Explore the Depths of Change:

"Heartbreak Hotel" isn't just a novel; it's a window into a past era that echoes the experiences of many who lived through it. Whether you're familiar with the Southern lifestyle of the 1950s and 1960s or curious about the historical shifts of the time, this book captures the essence of a society on the brink of change.


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