A Painted House

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The tale of a journey from innocence to experience. Autumn 1952, and seven-year-old Luke helps his family pick cotton on the Arkansas farm that they rent. Times are hard, tension is high, and he finds himself keeping secrets that threaten the crop an ...Continua
Ha scritto il 05/08/13
Libro insolito per Grisham, così lontano dal mondo degli avvocati dalle parcelle esorbitanti degli altri libri.
Tuttavia, per chi volesse fare un salto in un'America più vicina agli scenari nostrani, fatta di famiglie unite di lavoratori, di per
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Ha scritto il 29/02/12
First came Mark Twain with his Huck Finn, then follwed Harper Lee's Scout, finally John Grisham with Luke Chandler.
Growing up in the Deep South is a great advenure, even if one just witnesses things happen in other people's life. Luke is an hero
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Ha scritto il 22/11/11
Cotton-picking season in 1952 rural Arkansas seen through the eyes of a seven-year old boy. His escape from all the hardships of farming is baseball - listening to radio broadcasts of the Cards' games is almost the only family leisure, and he dreams ...Continua
Ha scritto il 28/03/09
I wasn't sure I would like this novel since it's not Grisham's usual legal thriller, but I loved the characters. This turned out to be one of my favorite books.
Ha scritto il 02/01/09
A Painted House
This book is one of a handful where Grisham has departed from his usual courtroom drama genre. I was really impressed with his writing here. This is a richly detailed and enthralling character-driven period tale told from the point of view of a 7 y ...Continua
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