America Was Hard to Find (PDF)


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  1. says: America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary Read & Download America Was Hard to Find

    Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary America Was Hard to Find (PDF) This book Oh my goodness I will never understand why it did not get the publicity and marketing support it deserved I will go back and read this author’s first and second books – her writing is that spectacularAbout the book How timely was this novel? It was published on May 14 and the anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission was

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    America Was Hard to Find (PDF) I heartily and sincerely recommend this novel for those who loved Fates and Furies or who love the novels of Michael OndaatjeWhile these authors don't superficially resemble one another much to me they all seem to share a Proustian li

  3. says: America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary

    Read & Download America Was Hard to Find Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott This was a very different novel I really don’t know how to even begin to review it except to say that the writing was beautiful and I came away from reading this with an extreme sense of sadness about our country Maybe it’s just the state of America right now and my personal view of it

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    America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott Read & Download America Was Hard to Find I love a good sprawling novel one that swings for the fences perhaps even so when it doesn't uite get there The

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    America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Lots of storylines lots of locations lots of perspectives Lots of incomplete stories that collectively did not a

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    America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Alcott writes a pretty sentence but her storytelling leaves so much unsaid that the main character remains an enigma

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    America Was Hard to Find (PDF) A bartender and an Air Force test pilot have a brief and intense affair and then go their separate ways He goes on to be an astronaut and the

  8. says: Read & Download America Was Hard to Find Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary America Was Hard to Find (PDF)

    Read & Download America Was Hard to Find America Was Hard to Find (PDF) What drives people to achieve greatness or infamy? In America Was Hard to Find Kathleen Alcott tells the story

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    Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Rare to see a book reach so audaciously for the epic while maintaining its toeholds in the crevices of details with nary a misstep One of the year's best for me without a doubt

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    America Was Hard to Find (PDF) Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary Read & Download America Was Hard to Find Reading this book was like crawling over broken glass It was one of the worst books I have ever read It seemed the author's intent wa

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  • Kathleen Alcott
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  • 09 April 2020
  • 9780062917621

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Read & Download America Was Hard to Find Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary Ecuador 1969 An American expatriate Fay Fern sits in the corner of a restaurant she and her young son Wright turned away from the television where Vincent Kahn becomes the first man to walk on the moonYears earlier Fay and Vincent meet at a pilots’ bar in the Mojave Desert Both seemed poised for reinvention the married test pilot Vincent as an astronaut; the spurned child of privilege Fay as an activist Their casual affair ends uickly but its conseuences lin. I heartily and sincerely recommend this novel for those who loved Fates and Furies or who love the novels of Michael OndaatjeWhile these authors don t superficially resemble one another much to me they all seem to share a Proustian like interest in paying rapt attention to every uotidian thing that happens along the way to telling their story To me they re cr me br l e cr me br l e Let s have the same dessert every day kinds of writers Each and every sentence is so rich and creamy that after a while I personally start longing for a sentence that s like a stale heel of bread The style here held me at arms length from the story and its characters but it s exactly what will draw other readers in

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Read & Download America Was Hard to Find Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary American public from its country’s atrocities Fay leaves Wright to contend with her legacy his own growing apathy and the misdeeds of both his mother and his countryAn immense vivid reimagining of the Cold War era America Was Hard to Find traces the fallout of the cultural revolution that divided the country and explores the meaning of individual lives in times of upheaval It also confirms Kathleen Alcott’s reputation as a fearless and vital voice in ficti. A bartender and an Air Force test pilot have a brief and intense affair and then go their separate ways He goes on to be an astronaut and the first man to walk on the moon She becomes one of the most wanted radical a part of a group that sets off homemade bombs to protest the war in Vietnam This is an amazing novel of alternate history The story and characters are so rich and intriguing This is the third novel I ve read by this author and each one is slightly better than the one before This is a big book that you will think about for a long time after reading it

Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary

Read & Download America Was Hard to Find Download â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ½ Kathleen Alcott Kathleen Alcott ½ 5 Summary GerThough their lives split their senses of purpose deepen in tandem each becoming heroes to different sides of the political spectrum of the 1960s and 70s Vincent an icon with no plan beyond the mission for which he has single mindedly trained Fay a leader of a violent leftist group whose anti Vietnam actions make her one of the FBI’s most wanted With her last public appearance a demonstration that frames the Apollo program as a vehicle for distracting the. Lots of storylines lots of locations lots of perspectives Lots of incomplete stories that collectively did not add up to something worth finishing I rarely uit a book especially book with alternate history but this one I gave up on 23rds of the way through There are so many good books out there to read and at this time in my life I want to read what is good not what leaves many readers scratching their heads for a long time after She is a beautiful writer with a sure grasp of phrasing But I felt as if the stories themselves were told in flashes rather than with sufficient development Why does Fay hate her parents Why does she move to the jungle Why does she care for any of the men she is with The book is full of vivid images suddenly highlighted as if someone turned on a bright light of illumination A few pages later just when things are getting interesting things move on