The Crysanthemums

[The Crysanthemums]
Moral assessment: 
Type: Literature
Nothing inappropriate.
Some morally inappropriate content.
Contains significant sections contrary to faith or morals.
Contains some lurid passages, or presents a general ideological framework that could confuse those without much Christian formation.
Contains several lurid passages, or presents an ideological framework that is contrary or foreign to Christian values.
Explicitly contradicts Catholic faith or morals, or is directed against the Church and its institutions.

Set up in a very beautiful place, the novel is centered on Elisa, Henry Allen’s wife. She has a strong personality which is ignored by her husband. Besides looking after her house and flowers with a lot of care, she sees herself as able to carry out her husband’s work, she would like to sleep in the open… This story was published with illustrations in 1937 and has been reedited in 2016, also with illustrations.

M.L. (España, 2016)