KINDLE [Lucky Us]


  • Paperback
  • 336
  • Lucky Us
  • Amy Bloom
  • German
  • 19 June 2020
  • 9783455600292

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Download Lucky Us õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB S sie will Filmstar werden in Hollywood Tatsächlich erreicht sie ihr Ziel doch ihr Stern sinkt so schnell wie er aufgestiegen ist Die jüngere Eva bleibt treu an Iris’ Seite Gemeinsam gehen sie nach New York wo sie bei reichen Italienern in Long Island unterkommen Iris schauspiele This novel looked very promising highlighting the lives of half sisters Eva and Iris with the backdrop of 1940 s America It had started out interesting and I was hoping for but it became a mishmash of odd situations The writing felt disconnected and disheveled I wasn t sure where the next chapter was going to lead and when I got there it left me confused and sometimes frustrated The switch of narration between 1st person and 3rd person had me badly in need of a scorecard trying to decipher who was talking I was also not happy with the ending It felt rushed like it was missing a few chaptersI won this book through GoodReads for an honest review and am disappointed I will sueak out 25 stars

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Download Lucky Us õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Rt auf zweifelhaften Bühnen pflegt verbotene Liebeleien und setzt gnadenlos ihre eigenen Interessen durch während Eva den Alltag organisiert Wir Glücklichen erzählt von großen Träumen Skandalen und Betrügereien und von unvergesslichen Charakteren im Amerika der vierziger Jahre A wonderful story about sisters families and dreams filled with memorable and uniue charactersWhat makes a family In this book one person is left one is stolen some are just accepted in the family and another returns home and becomes part of the family Dreams of Hollywood that turn into scandal a road trip and the making of one sister the downfall of the other but after many set backs the true meaning of family wins outEntertaining poignant a novel that resonates with the reader and makes one think about the importance of the people in their lives how special families are regardless of how they got that wayARC from publisher

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Download Lucky Us õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Mögen die Scharniere unserer Freundschaft niemals rosten sagte Iris Recht so sagte ich und wir hakten uns unter und kippten den Gin Mit zwölf wird Eva kurzerhand vor der Tür ihres Vaters abgesetzt und lebt von da an mit ihrer Halbschwester Iris unter einem Dach Iris weiß genau wa I won Lucky Us for free in a GoodReads giveaway I received a huge trade paperback with a smartly designed jacket and a beautifully illustrated cover and 238 pages of tightly packed serifed fontMuch has been made in reviews and in praise of the book s opening lines My father s wife died My mother said we should drive down to his place and see what might be in it for us And they certainly ring with the deliverance of great literary promise These first sentences of the book are even on the back cover so that they are the first thing you see from the back of the book And judging from their use in almost every online review they are certainly as much as everyone readFor me unfortunately the promise of the hook of a great first line did not deliver If one should remember not to judge a book by its cover then many here should be admonished to not judge a book by its introductory linesWhat has been marketed as a beautiful cast of engaging characters reads as a confused and disjointed series of improbable relationships and forced events in unbelievable circumstances The story flow is staccato and often interrupted by the reader s attempts at working out the circumstance from the last plot point to the next It is not beautifully written The prose is sparse and flat and comparable to the observant journalistic voice that has become so common in today s entry level fiction The punctuation and composition is often poor and the narrative perspective jumping about with no real setting or segue is disconcerting and annoying and adds to the labor in keeping things straight Facts and events are thrown at the reader without context or background and one just eventually accepts the next flimsy premise to get on along to the end of the thing And get on along to the end of the thing I did With no real joy or compassion for the characters who were often contrived and dislikeable Nothing fits in Lucky Us much like the Zebra on the Lion on the Tightrope on the cover This aptly chosen cover illustration is not a beautiful allegory as much as it is a hidden warning to the truly insightful reader To finish with another old idiom one man s trash is another man s treasure There will certainly be those that honestly enjoy Lucky Us I recommend it for those who still believe that Moulin Rouge and Eyes Wide Shut are great cinematic achievements


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    KINDLE [Lucky Us] The story opens in 1939 when World War II is starting Twelve year old Eva Logan Acton and her waitress mother Hazel are the 'secret family' of English professor Edgar ActonEdgar has a 'real' wife and daughter in classy Windsor Ohio and visits his clandestine family twice a week When Edgar's wife dies Hazel drives Eva to Windsor and leaves the girl at Edgar's house as she drives away for good Eva is accepted in

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    KINDLE [Lucky Us] Read & Download Lucky Us For a short book this was almost painfully overwritten I'm also mystified at how Bloom made such a dramatic period in American history so boring She also missed multiple opportunities to make coming of age in the 194os emotionally engaging Her characters who had so much potential as misfits remained flat throughout Lots and lots of historical background but without a good story or full dimensional characters

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