In The Wives of Bath, Susan Swan penetrates the world of a girls' boarding school and tells a story - at once shocking and wickedly funny - that encompasses rebellion and murder, and stunningly evokes the pain, confusion, and humour of female adolescence and sexual coming-of-age. Internationally acclaimed, Lost and. The Wives of Bath has ratings and 72 reviews. Meghan said: I'm not sure why I do this to myself, except that I paid a pound for this book in some b. Wives of Bath [Susan Swan] on carikerja.co *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Mouse and Paulie, reluctant year-old inmates of Bath Ladies College, are confronted by difficult questions. Why can't girls have muscles? Why don't boys cry? Gradually their secret life becomes a dangerous quest for the one small.