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The Elegant Gathering of White Snows

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ISBN13: 9780553382419
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Reina, September 20, 2007 (view all comments by Reina)
Radish's book is somewhat enjoyable, but I would not read any of her other books. "Gathering" is a bit strident at times, as well as faulty stylistically; I don't read novels to be yelled at about feminism, which is how this book often feels. If you are looking for gentle, fun, or better written novels of female friendship, turn to authors Lorna Landvik(fun), Jennifer Chiaverini(gentle), and Joan Medlicott(both).
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carolnec, May 22, 2007 (view all comments by carolnec)
Read Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral and enjoyed it so much, decided to read The Elegant Gathering of White Snows. SInce I'm of that "certain age", I can relate to much of what these eight women were experiencing and the depth of their friendship. Their wish to remain true to themselves and to each other and their recognition of their own worth was what many of us went through before finally "settling down." I loved the writing, the descriptions, and the language. A bit overdone, perhaps, and a bit too long, but a really great read.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780553382419
Author:
Radish, Kris
Publisher:
Bantam
Location:
New York
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Identity
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Wisconsin
Subject:
Female friendship
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 65.
Publication Date:
20030631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.31x5.11x.78 in. .67 lbs.

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"Review" by , "A rallying cry for the empowerment of women, Radish's novel is also a celebration of the strong bond that exists between female friends."
"Review" by , I wish I could buy a copy for every woman I've ever met."
"Synopsis" by , Just after midnight in a small town, eight women begin walking together down a rural highway. But on this particular Thursday, they decide to disappear from their own lives. A breathtaking achievement, Radish tells an incomparable tale of friendship and love, loss, and liberation.
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