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  • Hardcover
  • 432
  • Summer of '69
  • Elin Hilderbrand
  • English
  • 03 May 2018
  • 9780316420013

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Elin Hilderbrand ↠ 6 review read Ë PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Elin Hilderbrand Summer of '69 free read ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Nly feels like an only child marooned in the house with her out of touch grandmother who is hiding some secrets of her own As the summer heats up Teddy Kennedy sinks a car in Chappauiddick a man flies to the moon and Jessie experiences some sinking and flying herself as she grows into her own body and mind

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Elin Hilderbrand ↠ 6 review read Ë PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Elin Hilderbrand Summer of '69 free read ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ins and unable to travel Middle sister Kirby a nursing student is caught up in the thrilling vortex of civil rights protests a passion which takes her to Martha's Vineyard with her best friend Mary Jo Kopechne Only son Tiger is an infantry soldier recently deployed to Vietnam Thirteen year old Jessie sudde I can t stand books that don t respect the reader If you have to explicitly state things or hint so strongly at something you re going to end up telling me about in five pages why bother Every twist and turn in this novel is so predictableview spoilerAngus s affair with Trixie TRIXIE turning out to be his psychiatrist GaspPick s biological father being Kate s first now dead husband Go figureThe alleged gun accident actually being a suicide No way hide spoiler Beyond the Pale unable to travel Middle sister Kirby a nursing student is caught The Black Ice Score up in the thrilling vortex of civil rights protests a passion which takes her to Martha's Vineyard with her best friend Mary Jo Kopechne Only son Tiger is an infantry soldier recently deployed to Vietnam Thirteen year old Jessie sudde I can t stand books that don t respect the reader If you have to explicitly state things or hint so strongly at something you re going to end The Black Painting up telling me about in five pages why bother Every twist and turn in this novel is so predictableview spoilerAngus s affair with Trixie TRIXIE turning out to be his psychiatrist GaspPick s biological father being Kate s first now dead husband Go figureThe alleged gun accident actually being a suicide No way hide spoiler

Elin Hilderbrand ↠ 6 review

Elin Hilderbrand ↠ 6 review read Ë PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Elin Hilderbrand Summer of '69 free read ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Welcome to the most tumultuous summer of the twentieth century It's 1969 and for the Levin family the times they are a changing Every year the children have looked forward to spending the summer with their grandmother in Nantucket but this year Blair the oldest sister is marooned in Boston pregnant with tw Wow I just really loved this book I certainly didn t want it to end I rarely say that about a book as I am usually ready for it to wrap up but not this one I found myself completely immersed in their story and it felt so realThis is my first book I have read by Elin Hilderbrand and I was blown away I love her style of writing and I truly felt like I wasn t reading I got swept up and lost in the world of a summer in Nantucket It probably does help that I love the whole idea of what it would be like to live there and I claim if I could live anywhere that is where it would be I also think 1969 would have been a fantastic time to be alive The Levin family is a family that has been blessed to have a summer home in Nantucket and it is a family tradition to summer there and this summer is no different Except everything is different this year The summer of 1969 brings upon a huge amount of change in their personal life and the lives of everyone around them There is the landing on the moon Vietnam Woodstock Ted Kennedy and Chappauiddick The LevinNichols family is dealing with Kate s first grandchild being born her son getting drafted her daughter taking off to find herself and yet her youngest dealing with all the things that come with turning 13 This book was so enjoyable to read and I was literally swept up into their lives I was so invested in each character The author has created such relatable well developed characters I felt I was part of their livesIt was enjoyable to be swept into another era where there were no cellphones you were lucky to have a phone in your home and a television It was bizarre to hear of expectant mothers drinking and smoking to help them relax Oh my you have come a long way baby Only people of a certain age will get that reference I was born in the 1970 s so I can vaguely remember some of this All the fine details really caught my attention like the mention of Dr Scholl s shoes my how I loved clomping along in my mother s Dr Scholls I am sure this book will trigger fond memories for many peopleHands down a fabulous 5 stars for this book Now I am going to just continue on my way while humming Summer of 69as you all probably will find yourself doing too