Unmarried women

Descrição
Fictional stories featuring women who choose to live without romantic/sexual relationships, or who at least grow into this role if it is not voluntary.
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1,569 membros
25 resenhas
3.9
3 Members
Dilara86, bluepiano, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
bluepiano: One of the two protagonists was married for a bit before starting a successful business, remaining (iirc) single till death. Victorian but excellent.
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2,568 membros
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2 Members
spiphany, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
spiphany: Children meet two elderly siblings (a bachelor and a widow) who are the only inhabitants of an abandoned vacation community.
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564 resenhas
½ 4.3
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Anne herself is an incurable romantic, but she is adopted and raised by a middle-aged brother and sister pair.
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12,887 membros
285 resenhas
3.9
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Ayla is raised by a medicine woman whose husband was killed and her brother, a shaman.
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7,376 membros
140 resenhas
4.2
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: No love interest here (although I gather the author adds one in one of the sequels)
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6,431 membros
216 resenhas
3.9
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Dilara86
Explicações
Dilara86: A single woman looks after her orphaned nieces
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6,261 membros
189 resenhas
3.8
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spiphany
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5,019 membros
36 resenhas
½ 3.6
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Nan chooses her career as a doctor over marriage.
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4,644 membros
58 resenhas
3.9
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Features two maiden great-aunts and one widowed one (plus a decidedly bachelor uncle).
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4,591 membros
131 resenhas
3.8
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3,849 membros
112 resenhas
4.1
Member
spiphany
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3,565 membros
72 resenhas
4.2
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Three adopted girls are raised by an unmarried woman and her childhood nanny. Other unmarried female mentors abound: two retired professors who board in the house; the head of the dance academy.
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2,868 membros
143 resenhas
3.9
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spiphany
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2,544 membros
41 resenhas
4.2
Member
ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
ManWithAnAgenda: Ann, Julia, Hester
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1,799 membros
49 resenhas
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16
1,551 membros
71 resenhas
3.8
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1,442 membros
34 resenhas
½ 4.3
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Woman leaves her career and worldly life behind to become a nun.
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1,271 membros
85 resenhas
4
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: After a brief arranged marriage, narrator lives alone and keeps busy by doing translations.
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948 membros
23 resenhas
3.8
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158 membros
8 resenhas
3.9
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: The three child protagonists are all essentially raised by single mothers (widowed, divorced, or with a father who is present only a few weeks a year)
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82 membros
1 resenha
½ 3.5
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spiphany
Explicações
spiphany: Protagonist is a single mother; the plot focuses on her career rather than relationships.
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14 membros
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spiphany
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10 membros
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spiphany
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4 membros
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spiphany
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651 resenhas
3.8
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164 resenhas
3.9
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93 resenhas
½ 3.6
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3,849 membros
149 resenhas
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3,849 membros
122 resenhas
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3,250 membros
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125 resenhas
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20 resenhas
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1,803 membros
130 resenhas
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72 resenhas
3.9
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73 resenhas
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89 resenhas
3.8
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1,321 membros
26 resenhas
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1,286 membros
59 resenhas
4.1
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1,229 membros
35 resenhas
½ 3.6
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1,198 membros
56 resenhas
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1,065 membros
22 resenhas
3.9
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822 membros
27 resenhas
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734 membros
71 resenhas
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45
727 membros
22 resenhas
½ 3.6
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688 membros
42 resenhas
3.8
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575 membros
19 resenhas
3.2
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569 membros
27 resenhas
4
49
417 membros
30 resenhas
½ 3.7
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398 membros
19 resenhas
½ 3.7
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384 membros
23 resenhas
3.9
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380 membros
11 resenhas
½ 3.5
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368 membros
38 resenhas
½ 3.5
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351 membros
16 resenhas
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336 membros
13 resenhas
½ 3.4
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281 membros
13 resenhas
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257 membros
2 resenhas
3.8
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216 membros
7 resenhas
3.9
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186 membros
16 resenhas
3.9
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167 membros
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3.8
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157 membros
7 resenhas
4.1
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150 membros
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104 membros
4 resenhas
3.8
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91 membros
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19 membros
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3.8