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read & download ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB â Dea Brovig Dea Brovig â 3 free read characters The Last Boat Home Rough the waves while above her storm clouds are gathering Surrounded by mountains snow and white capped water she looks across the fjord and dreams of another life of escape and faraway landsBack on shore her father sits alone in his boathouse with a jar of homebrew In the Best Room her moth This debut novel is a bit of a mixed bag I actually thought it had been translated from Norwegian but a little basic research revealed that it had not Ms Brovig however grew up in Norway before moving to England at age seventeen It shows here and there in her English I decided not to mind when I noticed the writing because the English was slightly off in tiny ways like saying Else walked to the car together with someone rather than just with them The second criticism is the pacing of the novel the story cuts back and forth between Else then in 1974 1975 and Else now in 2009 There is a lot of setting up that takes uite a long time and it was difficult to see where the story was going for about the first third of the book that s uite long to stay

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read & download ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB â Dea Brovig Dea Brovig â 3 free read characters The Last Boat Home Explosive dark and tender The Last Boat Home is a devastating novel about sacrifice survival and a mother’s love If you loved The Light Between Oceans or The Snow Child this is for youOn the wind swept southern coast of Norway sixteen year old Else is out on the icy sea dragging her oars th I received a free copy of this book via netgalley in exchange for an honest reviewI struggled at the start of this book It was a little confused and didn t hold my interest But once I got into it it was uite enjoyable the story was good and it flowed well I liked most of the characters especially Else s grandaughterThis book had strong themes of abuse religions and heartache It had some moments that were hard to read due to their subject nature but at the same moment you had to read on to find out what was happeningLars was a character I didn t particularly like He was just plain rude and a little but creepy for my likingThe book had some interesting ideas but it struggled to hold my attentionI would recommend this book just to people who prefer a slo

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read & download ´ eBook or Kindle ePUB â Dea Brovig Dea Brovig â 3 free read characters The Last Boat Home Er covers her bruises and seeks solace in prayer Each tries to hide the truth from this isolated God fearing community they call homeUntil one night changes everythingMore than thirty years later the return of an old friend forces Else to relive the events that marked the end of her childhood The Last Boat Home is the debut novel of Dea Brovig and the narrative is shared between the mid 1970s and 2009 The novel opens with the lead character Else giving birth and the circumstances behind this event and the identity of the father of the child is key in tying the two eras togetherThe return of her childhood sweetheart Lars in 2009 forces Else to confront the past Born into a strict church going Norwegian fishing community we learn of her early life her relationship with Lars which they have kept secret fearing condemnation from the community and in particular their parents and the village Pastor A travelling circus arriving in the village and its inhabitants the strong man in particular have a consderable impact on her future life Els

  • Hardcover
  • 272
  • The Last Boat Home
  • Dea Brovig
  • English
  • 01 January 2017
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