Flying in Place
Tom Doherty Associates, 01 ապր, 2010 թ. - 192 էջ
Once in a while, a first novel arrives like a bolt of lightning, commanding attention with an explosion of power, grace, and light. Flying in Place is such a book. As unflinching as The Lovely Bones, as startling as Beloved, it is a work to bear witness--with bravery and compassion--for the experience of millions of readers and their loved ones.
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Told through the eyes of young Emma , it is an utterly convincing account of how she gradually acknowledges what is happening to her and what she can do about it , of unlocking the doors to the unconscious and locking doors against ...
I'd forgotten to lock the door to my study , and Nancy got in . I hadn't locked the desk because I'm usually so careful about locking the door , so Nancy - large for her age , and with the determined energy of all toddlersscaled my ...
I'd never forgotten to lock the door before . “ It's probably because I trust you . ” Bret looked at the pieces of paper surrounding him . Nancy actually hadn't eaten much , maybe a year's worth out of fifteen .
The door had been locked for as long as I could remember . Mom didn't want anybody in there and my father acted like the room didn't exist at all , and if the key was still around somewhere I sure hadn't been able to find it .
I did have one pretty thing , a Sierra Club calendar my friend Jane had given me , but I kept it on the inside of the closet door so Mom wouldn't know how much I liked it . It struck me that of all the rooms in the house , this was the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewՀաճախորդի կարծիքը - karamazow - LibraryThing
This book has been harvesting so much praise, that it almost becomes impossible to say something adverse. Still, I think the book is a bit overrated. The subject matter (sexual child abuse by a father ... Read full review
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Totally blown away by this book. It left me speechless after the last page. Such a heart gripping look at a topic that makes normal people want to go postal. Highly recommend!!! Read full review