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The Summer Guest

The Summer Guest summary ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Or three decades; and Joe and Lucy’s daughter Kate the spirited young woman who holds the key to the last unopened door to the pastAs their stories unfold secrets are revealed courage is tested and the bonds of love are strengthened And always center stage is the place itself a magical forgotten corner of New England where the longings of the human heart are mirrored in the wild beauty of the landscap. Another good Justin Cronin book About relationships this time father and daughter His books are such a pleasure to read because he has this way with words that is mesmerizing Here s an example worth readingI had a dog once what a dog he was A retriever with something else mixed in a breed that liked to work and herd Australian shepherd maybe or collie I named him Mauritz though Hal called him Ritzy and it stuck Ritzy the dog A steadfast member of the team as relentless as a metronome Meredith joked that he would have taken a job bagging groceries at the corner market if only he d had hands I loved him as one can only love such a dog but I also knew what he was Behind his eyes twin chestnuts of the most tender soulfulness lay encased in its suitcase of bone a brain that knew nothing at all of time or sorrow or even the true joy that sorrow makes possible only its own desire to please an aching needful love that could achieve its fullest contentment with the most meager offering a stale biscuit a walk around the block to do his business a pat on his golden head His own existence its nature and finitude was a mystery to him he might have thought he was a person or else I was a dog The day I took him to the vet to have him put down he was thirteen his hips so bad he could barely walk to his bowl I could think of only this to say You have been a good dog and a great comfort to me and I thank you It was all he wanted to hear I d never wished so badly to be the dog he thought I was

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The Summer Guest summary ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Tnam era to the private battles of love and family The Summer Guest reveals the full history of this final pilgrimage and its meaning for four people Jordan Patterson the haunted young man who will guide Harry on his last voyage out; the camp’s owner Joe Crosby a Vietnam draft evader who has spent a lifetime “trying to learn what it means to be brave”; Joe’s wife Lucy the woman Harry has loved f. I am delighted to read the reviews about this book on Good Reads I agree with almost everything that s been said the Maine setting the deep and abiding affection through the generations both to a place and to people the decency of all of the characters It s pretty close to perfect

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The Summer Guest summary ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF On an evening in late summer the great financier Harry Wainwright nearing the end of his life arrives at a rustic fishing camp in a remote area of Maine He comes bearing two things his wish for a day of fishing in a place that has brought him solace for thirty years and an astonishing beuest that will forever change the lives of those around himFrom the battlefields of Italy to the turbulence of the Vie. It is so rare to read a book that has not one boring page in it This is an elegantly written family saga and suspenseful tale which is visually stunning and emotionally riveting Polished immersing unputdownable I wanted in I wanted to leap into the novel literally and connect with the characters personally There are times it brought me to my knees This is an author who braids craft with art without sacrificing one for the other Cronin controls his story and characters with a fierce yet velvet subtlety It shimmers like a cold clean pure Maine river The North Woods sparkles in all its four glorious seasons and becomes an important part of the story I was ready to chuck it all and find that spot in Maine and move there The prologue begins just after WW II and continues for about 20 pages We then are carried to the 1990 s where much of the action takes place all at this Maine fishing camp for tourists run by a family in its second generation of ownership It is a reflective story that draws heavily on past events Cronin masters the back and forth seuences of time without distracting or annoying the reader in fact the story blooms with time changes rather than halts After reading the last page I closed the book and just sat there staring at the cover drifting back into the story a shudder through my body a sigh that wouldn t uit It was such an exalting experience that I have to gush I want to share this compelling and unforgettable story with everyone It is practically flawless Literature and a page turner a passionate drama Cronin s powerful and well chosen narrative style and classy use of the English language prevents it from ever being melodrama My heart spills over my words

  • Paperback
  • 369
  • The Summer Guest
  • Justin Cronin
  • English
  • 17 July 2019
  • 9780385335829