In 'American Wife,' the President's One Good Decision is Choosing His Wife

Montreal Mirror | October 6, 2008
Curtis Sittenfeld's novel is based very loosely on Laura Bush's life. Here she's known as Alice Blackwell, and comes from small-town Wisconsin, not small-town Texas. But that's where the major differences end (unless you want to count the fact that, in the book, she marries a man who you somehow can't help liking).

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