6 edition of seduction of water found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||PS3607.O566 S43 2003b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||560 p. (large print) ;|
|Number of Pages||560|
|LC Control Number||2003040163|
"Seduction of Water" by jdjennib (see profile) 01/19/ I had a hard time reading this and quit at about page due to things going on. Well, i am so glad i picked it back up! Once it got going it was good. Slow to start, but it picks up and ends up to 5/5(1). In The Seduction of Water, the heroine returns to the woodsy hotel in the Catskills where her parents had worked, in the hope of uncovering her dead mother's secrets. Somehow, the book doesn't feel like a reiteration of the earlier novel, perhaps because the tone throughout is lighter and more sure.5/5(1).
Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Seduction of Water by Carol Goodman. at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Get this from a library! The seduction of water. [Carol Goodman] -- Iris Greenfeder needs to find the truth about her mother, who died in a hotel fire where she was registered as another man's wife. Some keys are in the powerful fantasies her mother wrote, and others.
The Seduction of Water (Book): Goodman, Carol: On the heels of her mesmerizing bestseller,The Lake of Dead Languages, Carol Goodman has written a brooding, captivating novel that skillfully weaves fairy tale themes into a modern web of intrigue. It is a novel about the secrets mothers keep, and the daughters who must live in their shadows. Iris Greenfeder, ABD (All But Dissertation) . The father of Robert’s Books is journalist Robert Cottrell, who has written extensively for The Economist. Robert’s Books first opened its doors in and since then has changed its location twice. We’ve come a long way since then and currently it’s a bookshop, cafeteria and a .
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The Seduction of Water by Carol Goodman is a good mystery novel with a healthy doses of romance and a delicately built vintage atmosphere. The story itself is rather like a tasteful black-and-white movie, which I quite enjoy/5. "The Seduction of Water" is her second novel.
In this one, Iris, a teacher and kind of a wannabe writer, ends up solving the mystery of her mother's death. There is usually a romantic element to her books, but it is not overwhelming/5(76).
THE SEDUCTION OF WATER is a bildungsroman the script of an odyssey imbued with a phantasmagoric setting, full of dead-end leads, nasty people, lies, deception, betrayals and a murder or two.
Carol Goodman takes readers on a journey as rich in questions as it is in answers. Her writing is dramatic and accessible. THE SEDUCTION OF WATER Carol Goodman, Author.
Ballantine $ (p) ISBN Forecast:This novel is tailor-made for book clubs, as Ballantine is well aware. Buy a cheap copy of The Seduction of Water book by Carol Goodman. Carol Goodman's admirable second novel, The Seduction of Water, has much in common with her bestselling debut, The Lake of Dead Languages.
Both feature heroines who Free shipping over $/5(5). Free download or read online The Seduction of Water pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Carol Goodman. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.
The main characters of this mystery, fiction story are,/5. Humming with tension, seduction of water book in atmosphere, and rich in plot, The Seduction of Water is a remarkable and unique combination of lyrical traditions and thrilling suspense–marking Carol Goodman as a modern master of gripping fiction.
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Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors. An aspiring writer delves into the long-buried mystery of her novelist mother's death in this silky-smooth novel by the author of The Lake of Dead Languages.
Water, from Iris Greenfeder's perspective, is the Hudson River/5(17). Editions for The Seduction of Water: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover published in The Seduction of Water by Carol Goodman About the Book Iris Greenfeder, ABD (All But Dissertation), feels the "buts" are taking over her life: all but published, all but a professor, all but married.
Yet the sudden impulse to write a story about her mother, Katherine Morrissey, leads to a shot at literary success. "The Seduction of Water" is one of those books that you think about when you're supposed to be having a conversation with a coworker.
It's one of those books where you leave a party early because you'd rather be curled up on the couch book in hand/5. He ran toward the sea, remembering at the last minute to creep quietly down to the edge and slip into the water making as little noise as possible. Fortunately, the slap of the waves of the encroaching tide masked his clumsy thrashing in the water as he approached the rock.
Carol Goodman is gifted with a smooth, hypnotic story teller's voice and she uses it to advantage in 'The Seduction of Water.' Briefly, it's the story of Iris, unpublished want-to-be author, who ekes out a living teaching English to immigrants, prisoners, and ex-cons/5(13).
The Seduction of Water lacked any true seduction. It was not the worst book I have listened to by far, but not one I would listen too again. It was predictable and just left you wanting. Could have been a truely good story, but it falls flat. Okay if you just want something to listen to.
Download The Seduction Of Water - by Carol Goodman in Pdf ePub ebook. Iris greenfeder abd all but dissertation feels the buts are taking over her life. The Seduction of Water combines folk tales and gothic horror with a thoroughly modern story Though this is the kind of book you’ll stay up late reading, don’t go so fast you miss the beautiful lyrical writing.” —Burlington Free Press.
The Distant Hours by Kate Morton (BookshelfMonstrosity) BookshelfMonstrosity: In both The Distant Hours and The Seduction of Water a children's story drives daughters to unravel the secrets of their mothers' heric settings, storylines past and present, mysteries, and Gothic trappings propel these polished, character-centered tales.
/5(17). The Seduction of Water Carol Goodman, Random House pp. ISBN Summary Iris Greenfeder, ABD (All But Dissertation), has just turned forty, lives in Manhattan, and works three teaching jobs to support herself.
The seduction of water. [Carol Goodman] -- Iris Greenfeder is a year-old barely published New York writer and teacher whose long-term boyfriend, an artist, sees her schedule as strict and therefore will not spend the night, because he.The Seduction of Water is the story of Iris Greenfeder, a teacher who would rather be a writer, and the secrets her mother kept and her search for the truth about her mother's death.
Iris grew up at the Hotel Equinox in the Catskills, where her father, Ben, was manager for 50 years, and her mother, Katherine, was the chambermaid.There’s enough plot for two or three Robert Ludlum potboilers in this agreeably overstuffed second from Goodman (The Lake of Dead Languages, Jan. ).Add to that a heroine who’s both a savvy writer and teacher and the gothic-thriller type who keeps walking into situations guaranteed to compromise or endanger ly, it’s understandable that Iris Greenfeder heads for the moribund.