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The great alone

by Janet Dailey

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Alaska -- History -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJanet Dailey
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3554.A29 G74 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination817 p. ;
    Number of Pages817
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24208617M
    ISBN 10067163951X
    ISBN 109780671639518
    LC Control Number85030162
    OCLC/WorldCa20398700

    The Great Alone Kristin Hannah, St. Martin's Press pp. ISBN Summary Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. The Great Gatsby. out to the country alone. I had a dog, at least I had him for a few days until he ran away, and an old Dodge and a Finnish woman who made my bed and cooked breakfast and mut-tered Finnish wisdom to herself over the electric stove. It was lonely for a File Size: KB.

    Now a New York Times number one bestseller, The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah is a daring, beautiful, stay-up-all-night story about love and loss, the fight for survival, and the wildness that lives in both man and nature. Thirteen-year-old Leni, a girl coming of age in a tumultuous time, is caught in the riptide of her parents' passionate, stormy.   After reading and loving The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah, we knew we had to read her latest novel, The Great Alone, which was released last you have ever been to Alaska (or are wanting to visit), the book’s detailed description of the beauty of the expansive state will make you want to book a trip : Cameron Bruns.

    ― Kristin Hannah, quote from The Great Alone “She knew the difference between fact and fiction, but she couldn’t abandon her love stories.” “They were trapped, by environment and finances, but mostly by the sick, twisted love that bound her parents together.”. Great Alone (Hannah) - Book Reviews. Article Index; Summary: Author Bio: Book Reviews: Discussion Questions: Full Version: Print: Page 3 of 4. Book Reviews Hannah turns the written word into wonderful prose. Times are difficult for so many in this novel and Hannah captures their suffering with sensitivity. The author expertly shows how love.


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