Monday, April 29, 2013

How it all began

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  • Shortlisted for the 2009 Costa Novel Award.
  • Won International IMPAC Dublin literary award.
  • Characters: Charlotte Rainsford, Rose, Lord Peters.
  • Date of Publication: 2011.
  • Number of pages: 256
  • Type: Adult Fiction
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The book is blend of emotional wisdom and sympathy. It is entertaining and funny. Ms lively is one of the most talented authors who have beautifully written the story in the novel. Tis is a wiity work of fiction that has a satisfied ending which adds more stars to the book. The plot is very entertaining and makes one think about what actually has been happening in the story. The story is significantly important because it talks about how lives touch and tangle with one another. This part of the novel seems a bit mature with clever phase of life. Each character has is representing another character, each one of them is reflection to another. It shows how minor and weak events of life changed to important ones. She gives powerful roles that portray how life reshapes. The novel opens with retired schoolteacher Charlotte Rainsford on a London street. Later, various cast of acquaintances and strangers find their lives forever altered by this event, which many of them haven't even heard about. We see how the mugging affects Charlotte's daughter Rose. Lively delivers her story about these intertwined lives with faultless crafty humor, keen insight, and smart economy.


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