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A Hundred Summers

Williams, Beatriz. Book - 2013 Fiction / Williams, Beatriz 2 On Shelf 1 request on 2 copies Community Rating: 3.6 out of 5

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Call Number: Fiction / Williams, Beatriz
On Shelf At: Downtown Library

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Returning to an idyllic Rhode Island oceanfront community for the summer of 1938, New York socialite Lily Dane is devastated by the appearance of her newly married ex-fiance and her former best friend.

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Easy and fun submitted by lnevans on August 23, 2017, 2:34pm I've been in kind of a reading rut - reading everything super slowly. This was easy to read and it kept my coming back. The two timelines, carefully laying out information was interesting and fun BUT there were definitely things I didn't love. The writing got on my nerves at times and was a little too flowery. I felt like Williams let readers believe one thing and then, late in the story, dropped some OBVIOUS hint that it was something else and then 50 pages later confirmed it was that. I also thought the ending felt a little too perfect.

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PUBLISHED
New York : Putnam, 2013.
Year Published: 2013
Description: 357 p.
Language: English
Format: Book

ISBN/STANDARD NUMBER
9780399162169
039916216X

SUBJECTS
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
Rhode Island -- Fiction.