Posts tagged with "memories"
13, Rue Thérèse
Posted by Ultra Violet on 06/27/11
An American scholar studying in France finds a box of mementos from a woman who lived through WWI. What he doesn't know is that the box of romantic items, including love letters, was planted for him by a secret admirer as a test of his romantic potential. From a distance she evaluates his reactions to his findings. The mementos are shown throughout the book as images that are photographs and scans of real items that the author had found and inspired the novel. There are barcodes in the book for Smartphone scanning to view the images.
The fates will find their way
Posted by Ultra Violet on 06/02/11
When 16-year old, Nora, goes missing on Halloween it permanently changes the lives of her sister and the boys of the neighborhood. As these teens grow into adulthood and have families of their own, they are still haunted by the disappearance of the girl. Unanswered questions, emptiness and a feeling of what might have been pervades this bittersweet novel. Hannah Pittard currently teaches fiction writing at DePaul University, Chicago.