The Marriage Plot

By Tom Prince, Executive Editor, Reader's Digest Magazine

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The author of Middlesex(which won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize), Jeffrey Eugenides is back with The Marriage Plot. It’s a novel about love and college, which, says Publishers Weekly, “so impressively, ambitiously breaks the mold of its predecessor that it calls for the founding of a new prize to recognize its success both as a novel — and as a Jeffrey Eugenides novel.” (They like it.)