تبلیغات
profinealics blog - Read or Download The Earth Breaks in Colors (eBook) free pdf
چهارشنبه 24 آذر 1395  03:28 ب.ظ
توسط: Victoria Hudson

Read online or Download The Earth Breaks in Colors (Full PDF ebook with essay, research paper)
by Patti Davis




Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780990696643
Publisher:
Huqua Press
Publication date:
10/27/2015
Pages:
354
Sales rank:
325,910
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Overview

A racially fueled incident exposes the fissures that sit beneath the surface of friendships and families, triggering significantly more damage than the earthquake that separates them. Whisper and Odelia are eleven-year-old girls who find refuge in the quiet corner of innocent friendship. Their Southern California homes each play host to an undercurrent of secrets. For Whisper that means a fractured mother returning from rehab, for Odelia a brother whose absence is laced with mystery. Race had no real place in the playful friendship of the white Whisper and the black Odelia until a terrifying encounter brings prejudice to the forefront of their lives, opening their young hearts to ill-begotten emotion. A violent earthquake further tears the world as they know it apart. Can hope and innocence be restored? An heirloom timepiece, a curious old woman and an unlikely hero join the girls as they search for their families and understanding among the rubble. A powerful story of race and redemption by novelist Patti Davis.

"Like many writers, I am never sure where stories come from," says author Patti Davis. "They seem to arrive and ask to be told. That was particularly true with The Earth Breaks in Colors. I am intrigued by the innocence of children who pay little mind to skin color, so a friendship between two girls -- one white, one black -- was a world I wanted to visit. And families with secrets is a world that often visits me as a writer."

"There is a whole genre of literature in which the innocence of childhood is touched by the realities of the grown-up world - Carson McCullers' the Member of the Wedding, Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird, Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye come to mind. Patti Davis - in a language that falls beguilingly on the reader's ear like a perfect whisper yet does so in a writer's voice that is both robust and tender - tells us her version of this age-old story and makes it young again." - Kevin Sessums, Mississippi Sissy and I Left it On the Mountain

"Rarely in recent American life have we so needed inspiring reminders of a closeness that transcends color, is tested by the cruelty of society and the complications of family - and yet miraculously provides renewal, after all. A poetic, haunting - and importantly, healing - novel. - Sheila Weller, Girls Like Us and The News Sorority

"Two pre-teen girls form a fast and important inter-racial friendship, despite the growing hostility around them. A timely, tender and unforgettable look at what love does - and what hate can destroy." - Caroline Leavitt, New York Times bestselling author of Is This Tomorrow and Pictures of You

This is gorgeous writing, a heartbreaking, acutely observed portrait of two Los Angeles families, united by friendship and tragedy, and the delicate journeys they make to try to keep from toppling into the cracks and canyons of the constantly fracturing paradise that is Southern California." - David Rambo

About Patti Davis: "The Earth Breaks in Colors" is Patti's tenth novel. She is the author of "The Long Goodbye," a memoir about losing her father Ronald Reagan to Alzheimer's, and "Till Human Voices Wake Us," a haunting story of a tender lesbian love affair sprung from a gutting loss. In 2014 she ghost wrote "The Wit and Wisdom of Gracie: An Opinionated Pug's Guide to Life" - a warm and amusing look at the life of her pug Gracie in a California beach town. She has written screenplays and has been widely published in newspapers and magazines.

Related Subjects

  • ">Literary Fiction - Other

    where can i download The Earth Breaks in Colors free ebook pdf kindle online textbook epub electronic book The Earth Breaks in Colors full ebook review amazon ebay collections for android or mobile The Earth Breaks in Colors for iphone, ipad txt format version, file with page numbers You can also buy order purchase The Earth Breaks in Colors Kindle Edition with Audio Multimedia CD Video Hardcover New or used, Mass market paperback, cheap Audiobook price

    EBOOK DOWNLOAD ACH IST DAS SANDERIJN DOEF 627.

    ebook download ach ist das sanderijn doef. download the earth sheltered house architects. download the color of love billionaire , with a

    Hot Free eBooks | mobile9

    Big collection of hot ebooks for phone and tablet.. Due to copyright problem, we can no longer provide eBooks for download. Get eBooks from LAZYbox instead.

    Free coloring pages to color online and share with your.

    Earth Day; Tiger in Hat; Portrait; Welcome to !. If you're an artist that has a picture you'd like people to color on , send it to us!

    Obsidian - Oregon State University

    . obsidian breaks with a characteristic. When rhyolite magma approaches the earth's surface and the. The various colors of obsidian are a result of the drawing rooms of.

    [Regents Prep Earth Science] Rocks & Minerals: Minerals

    The minerals that are found in the Earth's crust are. If Galena breaks it breaks into cubes. having the same color or the same minerals having multiple colors.

    Earth to Luna TV Review - Common Sense Media

    Is Earth to Luna OK. Each topic is presented with age-appropriate detail that breaks down. From the most distant planet to the brilliant colors.

    JB Hi-Fi NOW eBooks

    Sadly, in the most the JB Hi-Fi NOW eBooks store has closed down,. Download the JB Hi-Fi NOW reader app and sign in to sync your purchased books.

    Cheap Holidays and Package Deals | TravelSupermarket

    Cheap holidays just got cheaper. Easily compare deals on thousands of holidays, including package holidays,. Christmas shopping breaks, 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x.

    E-Book | From Excuses to Excursions - The Blog Abroad

    The e-book will drop on October 30th, his urging. and you’ll get an email on that date with a PDF/Kindle format to download and read!. I love how down-to-earth,.


  • آخرین ویرایش:چهارشنبه 24 آذر 1395
The Earth Breaks in Colors()   
   
آخرین پست ها

Download/Read Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling (eBook)..........پنجشنبه 25 آذر 1395

Download/Read The Commander's Woman (eBook) free pdf..........پنجشنبه 25 آذر 1395

Download or Read Social Problems : Readings-to Accompany Best / Edition 1 (eBook) free pdf..........پنجشنبه 25 آذر 1395

Download or Read Double Teamed...By My Husband's Brothers! free pdf..........چهارشنبه 24 آذر 1395

Read/Download Taming the Bachelor ebook online free pdf..........چهارشنبه 24 آذر 1395

Read or Download The Earth Breaks in Colors (eBook) free pdf..........چهارشنبه 24 آذر 1395

Download or Read Love Inspired Suspense December 2015 - Box Set 2 of 2: Standoff at Christmas\Yuletide Fugitive Threat\Silent Night Pursuit ebook online free pdf..........دوشنبه 22 آذر 1395

Read/Download The Black Stallion Mystery ebook online..........یکشنبه 21 آذر 1395

Download/Read Falling for Mr. Wrong (eBook) online free pdf..........یکشنبه 21 آذر 1395

Read or Download Dragon Blood ebook online..........یکشنبه 21 آذر 1395

Download/Read Final Justice (Badge of Honor Series #8) (eBook) free pdf..........شنبه 20 آذر 1395

Read or Download Grimoire of the Lamb: An Iron Druid Chronicles Novella free pdf..........شنبه 20 آذر 1395

Download or Read Lily Marin: three short steampunk stories. Book 2. (eBook) free pdf..........شنبه 20 آذر 1395

Read/Download Psycho Psyche free pdf..........چهارشنبه 17 آذر 1395

Read or Download Best Women's Erotica 2012 (eBook) online..........چهارشنبه 17 آذر 1395

همه پستها