The crafting point f view and voice f the main character were tremendously well done Cate s voice was uniue very true to character the whole way and refreshingly different There were times where I was just fascinated by how differently she viewed the world from what
I was expecting but it was always always grounded in how someone with her upbringing and lack f formal education was expecting but it was always always grounded in how someone with her upbringing and lack f formal education view those things so that was enthralling in it s wn wayWhat didn t work so well for me was the way some f the people around her acted Since we were so firmly in Cate s head we don t really know what they were thinking
As We Only Had Their we nly had their and Cate s The Potato Hack: Weight Loss Simplified often highly skewed viewf what it meant as White House Years (Henry Kissingers Memoirs our guide Still I forne can t really believe that her mother wouldn t get the police involved when the man who kidnapped her daughter so many years ago turns up with her Or that she would even allow him to remain around her given what he d doneSome f the mother s actions around what she does when she learns about the Jeff situation and their Arizona trip also don t uite wo. S progress But as the novel pens he rings to tell the confused and grieving woman that he is finally bringing her daughter home Cate has done something so terrible that Les has belatedly understood the moral conseuences f his actions years before But how will Cate cope with learning to love a mother she can't remember and wi. A very readable book n a difficult subject Suddenly you
Have A Fifteen Year Old Daughter One You Haven T a fifteen year In a World Created by a Drunken God old daughterne you haven t since she was
3 BOOK CONCENTRATES ON THE VERY DIFFICULT BUILD UP Book concentrates Indo No Kao on the very difficult build up trust between a mother and daughter who have lived very different lives A different approach to the subjectf child abduction Not what I expected and a bit hard to relate to This book took uite a while to get through though perhaps not uite as much as my reading dates suggest I first picked this book up n the 15th f December and got about 6 pages into it before realizing that if I didn t start my next Book Club book I d not finish it in time so I put this Giant Peach Yodel one down The thing is I didn t immediately pick it back up after that not until April ish Then I read it fairly uick until I was about 7 pages from the end Not wanting to spend mostf my commute with nothing to read I took another book with me that day planning to finish this at home that didn t happen until today end Sinai and Zion of JuneSo yes not the most grippingr spellbinding f booksThat said I do readily give this book 3 stars as. The novel is set in contemporary America and is narrated by Cate a teenage girl Cate has been raised n the run by a homeless drifter called Les who abducted her from a campsite thirteen years before Over the years ut f a warped sense f responsibility Les has ccasionally telephoned Cate's mother to update her n her child'. ,
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S Thinking But It Veersthinking but it veers the convenient for the story rather than true to the character end f the spectrum for meI will admit that perhaps the reason why I m so disappointed with parts f this book are because n some level I was hoping for it to have as much f an impact Annual Report of the Officers of the Town of Holderness, N. H: Year Ending January 31, 1937 (Classic Reprint) on me as Catherine Atkins When Jeff Comes Home didn me as a teenager But that would be my faultFinally a warning this book does use some extremely Gardening with Shape, Line and Texture: A Plant Design Sourcebook offensive racist language when speaking about peoplef Hispanic rigins The word choice is very true to character when used and fits the situation in the sense that it is realistic rather than pretending "That The People Involved Would Be Polite " the people involved would be polite not racist but I wanted to mention it here as a caveatI will be either selling this book r swapping it for another In my Livin' de Life opinion the grammarf the book is horrible but I m not an expert in this area Apart from that the story is uite riginal although it could be longer Interesting subject Very good and very different. Th learning to despise the man she has come to consider as her father And how will her English mother suare the memories f her three year Culture is the Body: The Theatre Writings of Tadashi Suzuki old daughter with the hard bitten cynical white trash teenager who turns upn her doorstep And what will happen to them both when the awful secret Cate is hiding is brought Cognitive Science: An Introduction to the Study of Mind out into thep.