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by Rebecca Stowe

eBook Not the End of the World ePub
Author: Rebecca Stowe
Language: English
ISBN: 039331006X
ISBN13: 978-0393310061
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (May 17, 1993)
Pages: 162
Category: Genre Fiction
Subcategory: Literature
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 519
Formats: lrf mbr lit mobi
ePub file: 1226 kb
Fb2 file: 1316 kb

Her patience was unbelievable-she’d spend hours out in the garage, just looking at those bird corpses, drawing them over and over again until she got them perfect. I was exactly the opposite.

Her patience was unbelievable-she’d spend hours out in the garage, just looking at those bird corpses, drawing them over and over again until she got them perfect. I was exactly the opposite something once and if I didn’t get it right, it got tossed and I was running to something else. Miss Perpetual Motion, Mother called me, saying if I didn’t slow down I’d have a heart attack. I grabbed the blue and white woven place mats from the cupboard

I think it's more an adult book with a child protagonist. It reminds me most strongly of The Little Friend by Do As a fictional book about a protagonist who is part of multiple system, I think the author did well

I think it's more an adult book with a child protagonist. It reminds me most strongly of The Little Friend by Do As a fictional book about a protagonist who is part of multiple system, I think the author did well.

Not the End of the World signals the arrival of a major new voice in contemporary American fiction. In much the same way that Kaye Gibbons burst upon the growing literary scene with her first novel about growing up, Ellen Foster,. In much the same way that Kaye Gibbons burst upon the growing literary scene with her first novel about growing up, Ellen Foster, so has Rebecca Stowe, who has already been compared to Carson McCullers and J. D. Salinger. She gives us a painful and hilarious first-personal novel of a bright, troubled girl that captures, as perhaps no other book does, the angst-ridden childhood of many a woman of the Baby Boom generation

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Being the daughter of the owner of a successful candy factory and living in a house with its own beach, Maggie should be living a sweet life. But after an explosive incident at school with her teacher, this spirited, funny, and troubled adolescent is just trying to make it through a long summer at home-while feeling a long hidden secret make its way to the surface.

Not The End of the World. Rebecca Stowe can’t write a boring sentence. An extraordinary achievement, a perfectly controlled novel that explodes on impact into astonishing and quite lethal shards. The Shadow of Desire. Memorable and powerfu. ebecca Stowe can’t write a boring sentence. Read books for free from anywhere and from any device. Listen to books in audio format instead of reading.

She gives us a painful and hilarious first-personal novel of a bright, troubled girl that captures, as perhaps no other book does, the angst-ridden childhood of many a woman of the Baby Boom generation. Living in affluent North Bay, Michigan, in the early 1960s, in a house with its own beach, Maggie Pittsfield (daughter of Robert Sweet is My Middle Name Pittsfield, owner of a local candy factory) is twelve years old. Unique for her corrosive perspicacity and weird precociousness, she is already deeply depressed and alienated.

This article is about Christopher Brookmyre's crime novel. For Geraldine McCaughrean's young adult novel, see Not the End of the World (young adult novel); for Kate Atkinson's book of short stories, see Not the End of the World (short story collection). Not the End of the World is Christopher Brookmyre's third novel, and the first not to feature Jack Parlabane, Christopher Brookmyre's most used character.

“The tomboy narrator of this funny, sad, ultimately disturbing novel is wise and compassionate beyond her years, like Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird. And she’s as cynical as The Catcher in the Rye’s Holden Caulfield. But Maggie is very much her own person―all six of them.” ―Carol Peace, People

Being the daughter of the owner of a successful candy factory and living in a house with its own beach, Maggie should be living a sweet life. But after an explosive incident at school with her teacher, this spirited, funny, and troubled adolescent is just trying to make it through a long summer at home―while feeling a long hidden secret make its way to the surface.
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