Where'd You Go, Bernadette: A Novel

Where'd You Go, Bernadette: A Novel

*Soon to be a major motion picture starring Cate Blanchett*

A whip-smart, hysterical dramedy about a family in crisis after the disappearance of its brilliant, misanthropic matriarch.

Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, and to 15-year-old Bee, she is a best friend and, simply, Mom.

Then Bernadette… (more)

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Where’d You Go, Bernadette is the second novel of American author and former screenwriter Maria Semple. Funny, clever, original: the novel is all that – and much more.

Editorial reviews (7 reviews)

I flew through this book, loved the witty prose and found it such a pleasurable read that it left me desperate to read any other work by Maria Semple.

She has produced a great gift to avid readers: a book that you never want to finish reading.

It's the rare book that actually deserves the term "laugh-out-loud funny".

Book Details  

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (August 14, 2012)

Parent ISBN: 9780316204286

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 787 KB

Language: English

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