Vinegar Girl Summary
Anne Tyler

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Vinegar Girl Overview

Vinegar Girl is a modern novelization of Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew.” It tells the story of Kate Battista, a strong-willed woman whose scientist father wants her to marry her off to his research assistant Pyotr so that he can stay in the country. The novel addresses the themes of patriarchy and misogyny, conformity, gender roles, family, and codependency.

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