Frances and Bernard

Frances and Bernard

Carlene Bauer


Frances and Bernard meet in the summertime of 1957. later on, he writes her a letter. quickly they're immersed within the form of quickly, deep friendship that may switch the process our lives.

They locate their option to manhattan and, for a couple of whirling years, one another. town is a wonderland for children with desires: cramped West Village kitchens, events stocked with the sharp-witted and glamorous, taxis which can take you wherever in any respect, lengthy talks alongside the Hudson because the lighting fixtures of the Empire nation development blink on above.

Inspired by way of the lives of Flannery O’Connor and Robert Lowell, Frances and Bernard imagines, via new characters with charms solely their very own, what else may have occurred. within the grandness of the autumn, will we love another individual so thoroughly that we lose our dreams?

In witness to all of the ask yourself of kindred spirits and bittersweet romance, Frances and Bernard is a tribute to the ability of friendship and the folk who support us become aware of who we're.

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