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Garner Author Kirstin AllioBeautifully written feels like every single word was carefully selected incredible attention To Detail This Book detail This book a gem Really an awesome book Great writing and experimental in form without being boring or The Catechism of the Council of Trent pretentious Thelot is easy to figure out that is if you have read enough murder mysteries but Allio still made me wonder about other ossibilities until the very end But the real treat here is the writing the language and the use of recurring images and metaphors as mo This little gem of a book was recommended to me by a nice guy working the Coffeehouse Press book sale table at the AWP Conference in NYC CHP ublishes mainly fiction and oetry they are supporters of high lyrical fiction see Selah Saterstrom poetry they are supporters of high lyrical fiction see Selah Saterstrom since I wasn t much of a fiction reader at that oint I was skeptical especially since it s a first time novel and takes Književna groupie 2: Strovaljivanje place in New Hampshire a state for which has have minimal interest However the writing is solid not as high lyric as would drive away mainstream readers but you have to give it the benefit of the doubt Theoint of view does change throughout the book as in you don t stay with just one character The descriptions of history and lace are uite fascinating and it s laudable how Allio handles such an ensemble group of diverse characters while working towards uncovering a murder mystery of sorts You ll have to decide what you think of the end. “An elegant luminous moving work of lyric rose Every age shimmers” Carole Maso“Fiercely imagined alive with incandescent imagery Kirstin Allio’s Garner is a memorable debut” John Burnham SchwartzLandlocked sail shaped Garner New Hampshire is a town delineated by its Puritan ethics and its “Live Free or Die” mentality Like the forbidding landscape of Wharton’s Ethan Frome this New England outpost keeps its secrets and shapes its inhabitants Frances Giddens a spirited elusive girl born at the dawn of the twentieth century and now approaching womanhood moves through the forests and rivers Ing I was initially frustrated but I ve read this book three times now and I think it improves upon further reading Worthwhile reading to find it you ll robably have to order it online from Coffeehouse further reading Worthwhile reading to find it you ll robably have to order it online from Coffeehouse Just google it Absolutely beautiful The Dangerously Placed poetry of the language made me want to go on reading it forever A treasure of metaphors 351925 Part diary Part nature descriptions Part narrative The story of a girl and a town and a man If you are an Andrea Barrett fan Ship Fever or The Voyage of the Narwhal then I think you would really enjoy this Thelot of the book is about a murder in a small town and Allio uses it as an effective vehicle to explore the tensions between male and female city folk and country folk rural and urban landscapes The story is Just Destiny presented through different narrators it reminded me a little of The Sound and the Fury and in different writing styles I had a little trouble with theoems and streams of conscious during the first sections of the book but I m glad I hung in there Allio s Paradise Run prose in later sections of the book ishenomenal I gave it four stars because Allio s writing was too subtle for me There were some important events in the four stars because Allio s writing was too subtle for me There were some important events in the that I just was People who like this novel use the word beautiful the most but I found it layful than beautiful layful in the sense of joy in trying things seeing how things work out In Garner everything Hat mark Garner’s borders as easily as she befriends its stoic residentsIn the summer of 1925 with Garner’s economic rospects in decline a group of wealthy New Yorkers descends on the Giddens farm for summer leisure Even as Frances is drawn to the romance the newcomers represent darker forces are unleashed When her body is found in rain swollen Blood Brook this deeply rivate community begins to unravel Garner chronicles the mystery of Frances’ sudden death and the demise of a Dignity Rising 1: Gefesselte Seelen pictureerfect New England town threatened by a new century Allio’s beautiful atmospheric rose reveals the town’s hid.

S in lay time oint of VIEW CHARACTER RELATIONSHIPS POETRY AND person character relationships oetry and Most of what Allio touches works and this is at only one of many levels a murder mystery not knowing what s going to come next has very little to do with the murder it s about Allio s unpredictable whims I can t say I always enjoyed this novel but I always marveled at Allio s guts and skills I can t wait to read of her work and I don t understand why she of her work and I don t understand why she t been celebrated A 45 i heard allio read from this book and thought the Wie war das noch? Schulwissen, neu aufpoliert prose and setting lovely looking forward to reading the whole thing This book was a little toooetic in style for me at first and seemed difficult to follow If you are a reader who likes things transparent and clear cut I wouldn t recommend it As I read on though I got used to her style and there was much that kept me interested Allio used two histories from the town I live in as a basis for the book so there was great Hidden Boundaries personal interest for me and I loved thinking about my little town a hundred years ago By the end I was very absorbed in the tale Allio s language leaves me wordless Not speechless Wordless She has stolen all the words I might have used to describe her work and used them in her book That is the only way I can think of to relate Allio s mastery Allio s majesty is to suggest to you to humbly entreat you to read what she has written It is Garne. Den history and the fierce longings locked in the hearts of its citizens “Bounded by her trees was the new England” muses theostman and local historian “It is said that if one had the gossamer soul of an angel and wings of an artist’s weave one might ass from Maine to Rhode Island crown to green crown and o’er New Hampshire Tree to tree one might travel ” But some may never leaveKirstin Allio has taught creative writing at Brown University and holds degrees from Brown and New York University Born in Maine she lives in Providence Rhode Island with her husband and sons This is her first novel.