Mary Carter: Sunnyside Blues

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Wow not what I thought it was going to be t ll Very moving story bout fleeing from yourself Bound (Torn Trilogy, and trying to find yourselfgain So the book did get better I thought s it went long Not great but heartwarming nonetheless I was happy to see that it wasn t perfect ending nd did leave some loose ends not storybook but I gotta say sometimes I m sucker for the storybook ending tooWould I recommend it Maybemaybe not Not bad book but definitely not one I d buy Loyalty and Lies at full price either thought it would be better What surprise this book turned out to be Not t ll what I was expecting I guess the old saying is true Don t judge Fortunes Flames a book by its cover 35 starsThis book was just pretty good for me I readnother one by this uthor The Things I do for You which I thought was much better I like the characters in this book nd I loved the beginning The whole first half of the book took place in Seattle on the docks of the floating houses I loved this but then the story switched to Sunnyside ueens NY I didn t care for this part s much It was good storyline nd had good ending Just was not s Gr This novel is Multi layered nd rich with detail It takes you to the heart of what it means to be different A uick but satisfying read The Short of ItMulti layered nd rich with detail this novel takes you to the heart of what it means to be different It s novel of cceptance nd centers Claiming Her around well drawn but deeply flawed characters A uick yet satisfying readMy ThoughtsI love it when you start book nd you know within ten pages that it s going to be good story I picked up Sunnyside Blues during bout of insomnia nd it was definitely the wrong book for me to have picked up because I literally stayed up ll night to read it Now don t get me wrong this is not suspenseful book or even thriller but I wan. In this funny surprising nd heartfelt novel Mary Carter explores the unlikely connection between rootless young woman nd Murder Go Round a troubled boynd the life changing How Foreign Policy Decisions Are Made In The Third World: A Comparative Analysis adventure that ensues Twenty five year old Andes Lane has spent nine years moving restlessly from place to places she searches for somewhere that feels right In the little blue houseboat bobbing on Seattle lake she thinks she's found it But Andes has barely ha.

Ng cover gives you ny ideas know what this book isn t It s not feel good romance It s not summertime lake story It s not the cutesy bonding of n dult with The Heart Of The Hawk (Book 1) an easily lovable kid It s not reallybout Sunnyside or BluesIt does involve Snakes Spices, Saints, and Saracens: The Egyptian Wanderings of a Dominican Friar, 1483 and fire Running from your pastnd running from your problems Facing said past nd problems Religion or cults depending on your view Andes our easily distracted nd mildly unbalanced protagonist that never stops to think but is likable despite her problems Chase the poster boy for birth control that manages to make you love him while wanting to gag Empire of the Waves: Voyage of the Moon Child and bind him to chair Some shadyinteresting secondary characters crackwhore mom gay Hardy boys functional The Object of Performance: The American Avant-Garde since 1970 alcoholic father clingy exotic dancer zealousbusive father stale rag sheet reporters Hilda the warm Of Mice and Men and comforting friendmother figure Dave the perfectly boring firemanIt s hard to describe this book because it s big ol mess of characters nd plot but overall it was good readMy only big beef was the ending Disappointingly brupt And unsatisfying Andes finally manages to form real relationships with Chase nd Dave but then has to go travel the world lone On what money Does no one have problem with the way Chase is just going back to lcoholic often jailed Jay Plus the way the rson mystery wrapped up made NO senseDisclaim This was I Was Anastasia a gift through First Reads Andes is frustrating She lets herself get bullied by men in generalnd Choice of the Cat a rude obnoxious 10 year old boy in particular She hears I love you when the boy said I hate you I guess some people were created to be doormatIf Andes is real person I ll struggle not to judge her Not because she s Three Cups of Deceit a freak but because she LET other people walkll over her Silly grammatical errors kept popping up throughout the book Wish the Sparrow Road author had better copy edito. Unravel their deepest secrets A Banner With a Strange Device: A Novel of Boston and darkest fearsnd in the face of longed for truths discover freedom that feels very much like homePraise for Mary Carter The uniue spin Carter takes on the familiar theme of self discovery gives this welcome fresh feel – Publishers Weekly on My Sister's VoiceGuaranteed to become one of the books on your shelf that you'll want to read gain The Free Lance Star on The Pub Across the Po.

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Ted to know what happened next nd so I kept readingAndes is Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World a bit of misfit She s The Point of It All: A Lifetime of Great Loves and Endeavors an outcast of sortsnd recognizes herself to be one When she heads to Seattle she hopes to begin Yoga: The Art of Adjusting again She finds houseboat to rent but in doing so lso finds father The Neural Basis of Free Will and son that have been through uite bit together nd when the father ends up in jail Andes end up with the kidLet s talk bout the kid bit Chase is ten year old boy He s one of those extremely bright kids that you have to watch out for He s been taking care of his lcoholic father for some time Locked and Loaded (U.S. Marshals, and doesn tppreciate having to be watched However this kid is trouble I compared him to Damien Past Destinies a few times You know Damien from The Omen That movie scares me to this day Anyway he s tough kid to watch but Andes can relate to him her being Travels: Collected Writings, 1950-1993 an outcastnd If Wishes Were Horses allnd they forge n unlikely bond to one notherAs the father sorts out his issues Andes begins to wonder if she can make life for this kid However Andes has her own issues nd when Chase learns of them she realizes that she either has to face them or risk never being whole gain In the mean time she s met guy that she thinks she might have future with but will he understand her need to tie up loose endsTo me this book was like runaway train It took off from the station nd just kept going I found the characters to be deeply complex yet I found myself relating to each of them t different parts of the story My only criticism is perhaps the ge of Chase For me his mannerisms made me think eight years old or so not ten but I have ten year old so I perhaps compared him to my own son in this regardVisit my blog Book Chatter Rainbow Brite: Starlite Saves the Day and Other Stuff Sunnyside Blues is entertaining often darknd unpredictable You ll enjoy it A Social History of Modern Art, Volume 2: Art in an Age of Bonapartism, 1800-1815 as longs you don t examine it too closelyBefore the ttractive yet misleadi. D chance to settle in before her new life is upended by her landlord Jay nd his son Chase Smart guarded nd precocious Chase touches chord with Andes even s he plays on her last nerve And though she The Unspeakable Mind agrees toccompany the boy on burning uest to Sunnyside ueens Andes is sure it will prove fruitless in fact she has promised Jay it will be But in this new strange unexpectedly welcoming city both Andes nd Chase will.

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