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.
Արդյունքներ 38–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
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 closed my eyes , remembering the predawn grayness of that April Wisconsin morning , the ranks of shadows cast on the walls by the venetian blinds , row upon row of thin horizontal bars , and how I'd risen out of my body to try to get ...
“ We bought them at Macy's , ” she said , wiping her eyes with the back of her hand again . She looked relieved . “ So I'd have something from the store even though I couldn't go to the parade . I think that's why I'm here .
Eyes closed , I drank in lilac blossom and clutched handfuls of the pink and yellow woolen afghan Mom had started crocheting when she first found out she was pregnant with me .
Դուք հասել եք այս գրքի դիտումների առավելագույն քանակին.
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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
LibraryThing ReviewՀաճախորդի կարծիքը - justablondemoment - LibraryThing
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