By James Howard Kunstler
So starts the adventure into maturity of 19-year-old Erica “Pooh” (as in Winnie the) Bollinger from Oyster Bay, new york. She’s a sophomore at NYU and not anything is operating available in the market. She’s knocked up. She hates town. The Vietnam battle is making the USA loopy, let alone the sit-com looniness of daily lifestyles at the home-front. Pooh desperately wishes out. She hears a couple of magical position up in Vermont the place you could go away all this crap at the back of, a commune referred to as dawn Village based by means of the mysterious, charismatic determine recognized within the hippie underground in simple terms as “Songbird.” perhaps she should cross up there and fee the location out. . . .
Read or Download A Safe and Happy Place: A Novel PDF
Similar coming of age fiction books
Seventeen-year-old Jessie Sorrell enjoyed his Granny greater than any child may perhaps think. Granny Sublet used to be a retired nurse. She used to be married over fifty years to her long-time sweetheart, Herb Sublet, who passed on to the great beyond from melanoma numerous years previous. They either enjoyed their grandson Jessie, who used to be grandma’s boy.
Winner of latest grownup Fiction-- Beverly Hills publication Awards for 2016Winner of the 2016 SILVER Medal for top Fiction in Drama from Readers FavoritesFinalist united states top Books Awards 2016 in Literary Fiction and in New Fiction a narrative of the complexity of the bonds among mom and dad and youngsters and the way tricky it may be to flee them, issues Unsaid is a hugely charged relations saga of characters struggling with for house to respire.
Maisie at 8000 ft is the tale of an eight-year outdated lady who can fly and her idyllic summer season within the Pine Barrens of latest Jersey that leads to a second of catastrophic loss. Following the loss of life of her mom, Maisie travels the Pine Barrens together with her artist/archeologist father; meets his cousin and confidante, Sally, who desires to fix the little girl’s center; and flies over all of it attempting to see how her lifestyles may have taken this type of flip.
A 1933 financial institution failure in mid-Michigan piles calamity on best of catastrophe. Separated from his family members, twelve year-old Eldie Craine is as much as his eyeballs in strange territory: anyone else's outfits, a brand new tuition, new ideas. And now there is Cecilea.
- Martin Marten: A Novel
- Night Shines as Day
- The Summer of '79: A Pool Odyssey
- Die Welt ohne Bleiziffer (German Edition)
Extra info for A Safe and Happy Place: A Novel
A Safe and Happy Place: A Novel by James Howard Kunstler