Coral Glynn -

coral glynn a novel amazon com - coral glynn is a tribute to a certain breed of novel most often written by british women in the mid 20th century astringently unsentimental disciplined replete with half acknowledged emotions moving like the shadows of alarmingly large fish deep beneath the surface of the sea, coral glynn by peter cameron goodreads - coral glynn is an emotionally subtle tale of a young woman in post wwii england attempting to decipher her own needs and desires when the novel opens in the early 1950s coral s parents are dead and her brother has been killed in the war, coral glynn a novel by peter cameron the new york times - but coral glynn s tears of calamity are finally bottled in cameron s novel pain becomes the scrollwork etched across memory a surface decoration of the vessel that is one small foolish buoyant life, coral glynn the art of repression npr - coral glynn the art of repression peter cameron s new novel about a young nurse is a consummate english country home novel put the kettle on and settle in but don t get too comfortable cameron s writing is full of sharp angles and unanticipated swerves into the droll and the downright weird, coral glynn the barnes noble review - short and spare peter cameron s coral glynn is made up of four separate tightly sprung parts through which run disparate strains of literary manners and mood the author has said that he has been influenced by such mid twentieth century writers as rose macaulay barbara pym elizabeth taylor and william maxwell, coral glynn by peter cameron kirkus reviews - shortly after world war ii coral glynn a nurse shows up at hart house to take care of an elderly woman dying of cancer and thus begins a series of unfortunate events although coral is taciturn and hard to read these qualities don t stop major hart son of the dying woman from being intrigued by her though perhaps intrigued is too strong a word, summary and reviews of coral glynn by peter cameron - the information about coral glynn shown above was first featured in the bookbrowse review bookbrowse s online magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high profile books publishing in the coming weeks, 3 secret novels coral glynn the thief and bloodland - a reader who picks up coral glynn unaware that it s a book about the attempt and the repercussions of two damaged people to find love would be forgiven for believing it s a horror novel the book opens in the stagnant wet spring of 1950 at hart house a lonesome english manse a mile away from the nearest road, coral glynn by peter cameron the boston globe - in coral glynn the three main figures are each initially entombed in their own darkness one that takes different forms but involves a kind of self concealment with clement and robin middle age middle class englishmen it is their closeted homosexual relationship, mis lecturas y dem s escritos coral glynn - en 1950 una joven llamada coral glynn acepta un trabajo en una casa de campo inglesa deber cuidar a una anciana enferma la se ora hart, coral glynn profiles facebook - view the profiles of people named coral glynn join facebook to connect with coral glynn and others you may know facebook gives people the power to, confesiones de una libr fila coral glynn peter cameron - en 1950 una joven llamada coral glynn acepta un trabajo en una casa de campo inglesa deber cuidar a una anciana enferma la se ora hart con la que vive tambi n su hijo clement un militar todav a convaleciente de las heridas sufridas durante la segunda guerra mundial, peter cameron official site - at first blush peter cameron s coral glynn is a curio an atmospheric period piece in its simplicity it seems a throwback to mid 20th century domestic novels