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Ambulance No. 10: Personal Letters from the Front by Leslie Buswell - Review Read Letters, Ambulance, Book Review, Reading, Books, Libros, Book, Reading Books, Book Illustrations

Ambulance No. 10 - Book Review

Ambulance No. 10: Personal Letters from the Front by Leslie Buswell - Review

Love Letters to Baruch: A True Canadian Love Story Read Letters, Love Letters, Love Story, Lettering, Feelings, Books, Libros, Book, Cartas De Amor

Love Letters to Baruch

Finished June 29 Love Letters to Baruch: A True Canadian Love Story by Margaret Lawrence Greene This collection of letters includes one letter from 1936, then a series of letters beginning June 16, 1942 and going to January 21, 1943. The first letter was sent during a time the author was close to a man she cared for deeply, and this time was followed by a period of separation beginning in 1937 and ending in May 1942. As the two resume a relationship, Margaret lays bare her feelings regarding…

That Part Was True: That Part Was True by Deborah McKinlay tells the story of an author in an unhappy relationship and a woman dealing with family drama who find themselves helping each other through letters. Best Books Of 2014, New Books, Books To Read, Unhappy Relationship, Book Nooks, So Little Time, Book Lists, Audio Books, Love Story

That Part Was True by Deborah McKinlay

Finished January 22 That Part Was True by Deborah McKinlay This novel has two main characters. One is British Eve Petworth, reader, single mother, and middle aged woman finally starting to live her own life. The other is American Jackson Cooper, novelist, divorced man with no children, who is questioning his career. The connection between them begins when Eve writes to Jackson saying how much she enjoyed one of his books. The two soon discover a shared passion for good food and the creating…

A Vicarage in the Blitz: The Wartime Letters of Molly Rich 1940 - 1944 Read Letters, The Blitz, Book Worms, My Books, Comics, Reading, Amazon, Amazons, Riding Habit

A Vicarage in the Blitz

Finished February 22 A Vicarage in the Blitz: The Wartime Letters of Molly Rich 1940-1944 will illustrations by Anthea Craigmyle This collection of letters was written to Otto a refugee from Austria, who came to live at the vicarage in Chiswick with Molly and her family in early 1939. A little more than a year after arriving, Otto, like many young men from Germany and Austria was interned as an enemy alien. At first Otto was interned in England, but then in Australia, and finally back in…

Finished January 14 Eel River Rising by Laura Reasoner Jones This biography is of the women of an earlier generation in the author's f. Read Letters, Memoirs, Biography, Book Worms, River, Reading, Books, Libros, Book

Eel River Rising

Finished January 14 Eel River Rising by Laura Reasoner Jones This biography is of the women of an earlier generation in the author's family. It begins in the 1860s with Anne Meranda, nee Stiles, telling a little of her background. It is told in letters and in these reminiscences by the various women in the family, and women they associated with. Anna left her family in southern Indiana when she married and her husband, James Meranda, a doctor, opened a practice in Randolph County, in…

Read rue Thérèse A Novel" by Elena Mauli Shapiro available from Rakuten Kobo. American academic Trevor Stratton discovers a box full of artifacts from World War I as he settles into his new office i. Used Books, Books To Read, My Books, World War I, Being A Landlord, Rue, American, Book Worms, Love Her

13 rue Therese

Finished January 30 13 rue Therese by Elena Mauli Shapiro This very unusual novel was inspired by a box of mementos the author had possession of. She built this story around them. The back cover describes the book as a puzzle-novel. In the novel, a young American scholar in nineteenth century French literature is taking a position at a Paris university. His name is Trevor Stratton. The secretary at the university, Josianne, has a ritual of giving a box of artifacts indirectly to a visiting…