[KINDLE] Between Two Skies author Joanne OSullivan

  • Hardcover
  • 272
  • Between Two Skies
  • Joanne OSullivan
  • en
  • 13 December 2020
  • 9780763690342

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READ & DOWNLOAD À Between Two Skies Ine s aching heart Told in a strong steady voice with a keen sense of place and a vivid cast of characters here is a novel that asks compelling uestions about class and politics exile and belonging and the pain of being cast out of your home But above all this remarkable debut tells a gently woven love story difficult to put down impossible to forge. One of my favorite YA titles of the year I have always been fascinated by the city of New Orleans and the area surrounding it and am forever changed by seeing the devastation Katrina caused the entire coastal area I remember so clearly exactly what I was doing when the news of Hurricane Katrina came when we heard what was coming toward the Gulf Coast in August 2005 I was hugely pregnant and home with my husband and his high school best friend who had lived in New Orleans for years and was visiting his parents near us in Wisconsin We watched the TV coverage non stop and spent so much time with our friend as

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READ & DOWNLOAD À Between Two Skies Hurricane Katrina sets a teenage girl adrift But a new life and the promise of love emerges in this rich highly readable debutBayou Perdu a tiny fishing town way way down in Louisiana is home to sixteen year old Evangeline Riley She has her best friends Kendra and Danielle; her wise beloved Mamere; and back to back titles in the under sixteen fishin. Joanne O Sullivan s debut novel BETWEEN TWO SKIES offers a vivid story of the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina Sixteen year old Evangeline Riley is a resident of Bayou Perdu Louisiana a small fishing village O Sullivan s lyric writing makes this world real You can hear the zydeco music in the background You can see the pelicans and feel the water You can taste the beignets charbroiled oysters saint and pepper crab and gumbo Interweaving issues of class and race Evangeline s story explores themes of loss and displacement and how despite pain and destruction it is possible to discover yourself I was l Unti on Jared Kushner zydeco music in the background You can see the pelicans and feel the water You can taste the beignets charbroiled oysters saint and pepper crab and gumbo Interweaving issues of class and race Evangeline s story explores themes of loss and displacement and how despite pain and destruction it is possible to discover yourself I was l

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READ & DOWNLOAD À Between Two Skies G rodeo But dearest to her heart she has the peace that only comes when she takes her skiff out to where there is nothing but sky and air and water and wings It's a small life but it is Evangeline's And then the storm comes and everything changes Amid the chaos and pain and destruction comes Tru a fellow refugee a budding bluesman a balm for Evangel. Between Two Skies pulls you into a compelling narrative that brings to life Evangeline s journey and the journeys of other hurricane refugee families Families and friendships that were splintered and transformed after Katrina Told from Evangeline s point of view O Sullivan masterfully weaves in the stories of other refugees through compelling dialogue and events that shine a light on the difficult circumstances of those displaced by the storm The backdrop of Cajun culture brings a diversity to the story that will be fresh for many readers From gumbo to spices to language to the fishing industry readers will