[PDF READ] Harry Danced Divinely Giffort Street #5 Author Marian D. Schwartz

S but contemporaries of our parents and grandparents Still these stories should fascinate a Boomer Audience Not Only Do They Not only do they memories of our shared childhood we can observe seeds being planted for the great changes that will occur during our lifetimesWhen I closed the cover of Harry Danced Divinely I wasn t ready to leave Giffort Street I hope there will be Giffort Street storiesDisclosure of Material Connection I received a digital copy of this book free from the author I was not reuired to write a positive review The opinions I have expressed are my own I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission s 16 CFR Part 255 Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in ADVERTISIN. G MAKES AN ELDERLY G makes an elderly woman decide to teach her spoiled adult son a shocking public lessonThe stories Harry Danced Divinely An Authentic Hero Neighbors and The ueen Anne Bedroom Set are exclusive to this book A Perfect Nanny and the novella War Zone which are available as singles are also includ. Ay not be a hero and Lillian whose lack of a teabag causes her to commit a shocking act I loved the parallel between the great elms coming down and the life altering events experienced by the residents I also enjoyed the way the stories are intertwined Characters move between one tale and the next as naturally as they would move about their neighborhoodI first encountered Marian D Schwartz in a Boomer Lit discussion group on Goodreads Her novel The Last Season the Story of a Marriage is a classic example of the Boomer Lit genre With the exception of one story The War ZONE WHICH CENTERS ON A YOUNG COUPLE DURING THE which centers on a oung couple during the era I don t think Harry Danced Divinely is Boomer Lit Most of the central characters are not Boomer. Fortable being treated like a hero a couple whose bedroom furniture nearly destroys their marriage a man who realizes that the first neighbor he meets after he moves in is a bigot and a family fighting the Vietnam War in their living room In the title story Harry Danced Divinely the lack of a tea ba. .
Harry Danced Divinely is A Charming Collection Of Stories Each Depicting Person Or charming collection of stories each depicting a person or living on Giffort Street in upstate New York city between 1950 and 1970 Author Marian D Schwartz explains in an author s note that she used the physical setting in which she was raised a street of magnificent elms towering over gracious homesThe setting evokes the security and serenity of a happy childhood But the reader soon discovers that life is not tranuil on Giffort Street The trees develop Dutch elm disease and must be destroyed And each of the six stories deals with changing values and loss of innocenceMs Schwartz has created complex and unforgettable characters Among them are Meddie the perfect nanny Dale who may or There were some things Lillian Levinson couldn't say even to herselfIn the collected Giffort Street stories Socialists Don't Sleep: Christians Must Rise or America Will Fall you'll enter seven gracious homes on an elm lined street You'll meet self absorbed parents who are unaware of how their trusted nanny is shaping their daughters' lives a decentoung man uncom. Harry Danced Divinely Giffort Street #5