Blue Becomes You (Great Plains Fiction)

by Bettina Von Kampen | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 1894283376 Global Overview for this book
Registered by loveamystery of Vancouver, British Columbia Canada on 1/13/2007
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Journal Entry 1 by loveamystery from Vancouver, British Columbia Canada on Saturday, January 13, 2007
From the back cover: "Jazz was her ticket out. Just as Charlotte is set to leave the small town of Norman, Manitoba, her mother dies, and she is forced to give up a music career to care for her ailing father. Now facing retirement herself, she must come to grips with a lifetime of choices and missed opportunities."
I liked Charlotte as she was almost always her true self, not like her mother who was always trying to impress someone. This story moves back and forth between the past and present. It's about the choices people make. It's also about the tragedies that strike families and how they deal with them. The struggle to be free to be oneself is also a theme. Small town life and everything it entails is well depicted. Having lived in Winnipeg, the big city nearby, it was great to hear familiar landmarks mentioned. This is a reflective book, that is well written.

Released 11 yrs ago (5/6/2007 UTC) at controlled release in controlled release, a controlled release -- Controlled Releases

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Placed in Kimmi's Canadian Author's Bookbox #2. Enjoy!

Journal Entry 3 by VSP-560485 on Thursday, October 04, 2007
I picked up this book from Kimmi's Canadian Authors Bookbox.

Journal Entry 4 by VSP-560485 on Thursday, August 07, 2008
I'm adding this to Kimmi's 3rd Canadian Authors Bookbox.

Journal Entry 5 by TCOTN from Fairview, Alberta Canada on Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Got out of the Canadian Authors #3 bookbox

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