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characters The Guest Book ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB An unforgettable love story a novel about past mistakes and betrayals that ripple throughout generations The Guest Book examines not just a privileged American family but a privileged America It is a literary triumph The Guest Book follows three generations of a powerful American family a family that “used to run the world”And when the novel begins in 1935 they still do Kitty and Ogden Milton appear to have everything perfect children good looks a love everyone envies But after a tragedy befalls them Ogden tries to bring Kitty back to life by purchasing an island in Maine T. 4 starsA family saga spanning three generations a story complicated by secrets that take decades to be revealed A privileged family with money a father so conscious of the family status reflected in the symbol of the island off the coast of Maine that he just has to buy it I want this place he said uietly I want this house to be ours And everyone sailing by would know it stood for us It would mean something They d see it and think there s the Milton place Kitty and Ogden Milton The Milton s of Crockett s Island The mother s

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characters The Guest Book ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB When Kitty’s granddaughter hears that she and her cousins might be forced to sell it and when her husband brings back disturbing evidence about her grandfather’s past she realizes she is on the verge of finally understanding the silences that seemed to hover just below the surface of her family all her lifeAn ambitious novel that weaves the American past with its present The Guest Book looks at the racism and power that has been systemically embedded in the US for generations Brimming with gorgeous writing and bitterly accurate social criticism it is a literary tour de forc. This is a novel about white guilt and it does so many things right and cares about so many of the right things that I almost but not uite am willing to love it The blot upon its freshly starched canvas is of such a nature however that it does than just prevent me from loving the book it renders it in its entirety so deeply problematic that I m not entirely sure how to feel about it at allLet s begin at the beginning shall we Please note that there will be some low key spoilers throughout this reviewThe front cover of The Guest Book

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characters The Guest Book ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Hat island and its house come to define and burnish the Milton family year after year after year And it is there that Kitty issues a refusal that will haunt her till the day she diesIn 1959 a young Jewish man Len Levy will get a job in Ogden’s bank and earn the admiration of Ogden and one of his daughters but the scorn of everyone else Len’s best friend Reg Pauling has always been the only black man in the room at Harvard at work and finally at the Miltons’ island in MaineAn island that at the dawn of the 21st century this last generation doesn’t have the money to keep. Lovely writing a historical family drama featuring generations of characters a focus on important social themes related race and privilege Slow and a bit lengthy for my personal preference but I can see many readers enjoying this overallThank you to Flatiron Books for generously mailing me an advance readers edition of Sarah Blake s The Guest Book In exchange I agreed to share my honest thoughts on goodreads and my other favorite social media sites readtheguestbook


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    Free download The Guest Book [Sarah Blake] The Guest Book [mermaids Book] Ebook – Book or TXT The Guest Book by Sarah Blake is a 2019 Flatiron Books publication An Epic multi generational family saga exposing long buried secrets and truths not only providing a mirrored reflection of the privileged Milton

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    [Sarah Blake] The Guest Book [mermaids Book] Ebook – Book or TXT ”She knew silence often flew in between families and roosted Slow inexplicable angers grew without roots Nothing special no story What the study of history had taught her clearly after years and years was that she might

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    Free download The Guest Book [Sarah Blake] The Guest Book [mermaids Book] Ebook – Book or TXT 4 starsA family saga spanning three generations a story complicated by secrets that take decades to be revealed

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    [Sarah Blake] The Guest Book [mermaids Book] Ebook – Book or TXT There’s a stunning scene toward the beginning of Sarah Blake’s new novel “The Guest Book” that follows a wealthy young mother gliding around New York and then to her elegant mansion in a charmingly choreographed dance of delight that ends with her 5 year old son falling from a window to his deathSuch a tragedy might shatter other families but the Miltons are not other families Ogden and Kitty Milton are the union

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    [Sarah Blake] The Guest Book [mermaids Book] Ebook – Book or TXT This is a novel about white guilt and it does so many things right and cares about so many of the right things that I almost—but not uite—am willing to love it The blot upon its freshly starched canvas is of such a nat

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  • Hardcover
  • 496
  • The Guest Book
  • Sarah Blake
  • English
  • 01 June 2019
  • 9781250110251