Free Shipping In the UK
The Group By Mary McCarthy

The Group
by Mary McCarthy

In Stock
£101.99

The original SEX AND THE CITY. First published in 1963, THE GROUP, set in the 1930s, follows the lives of eight college friends as they begin their adult lives.
'A brilliant novel:honest, engaging and sharp as a tack' Sarah Waters

Only 1 left

The Group Summary


The Group by Mary McCarthy

THE GROUP follows eight graduates from exclusive Vassar College as they find love and heartbreak, forge careers, gossip and party in 1930s Manhattan.

THE GROUP can be seen as the original SEX AND THE CITY. It is the first novel to frankly portray women's real lives, exploring subjects such as sex, contraception, motherhood and marriage.

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in the UK
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

The Group Reviews


The perfect example of competitive friendship and a reminder that rivalry is normal * Psychologies *
*'A brilliant novel:honest, engaging and sharp as a tack * Sarah Waters *
*'One of my favourite books ever * India Knight *
Lively, vivid and exceedingly entertaining * SUNDAY TIMES *
Juicy, shocking, witty, and almost continually brilliant * COSMOPOLITAN *

About Mary McCarthy


Mary McCarthy (1912-1989) was a well-known novelist, critic, journalist and memoirist. Her most famous novel is THE GROUP.

Additional information

GOR010498390
The Group by Mary McCarthy
Mary McCarthy
Virago Modern Classics
Used - Like New
Paperback
Little, Brown Book Group
2009-12-03
448
1844085937
9781844085934
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.