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[Download] ➻ Looking After Pigeon ✤ Maud Carol Markson – Bunatime.co Of Maud Carol Markson's first novel When We Get Home Andre Dubus wrote It may be the best story we have about marital love In this her second novel Markson once again explores the sometimes humorous aOf Maud Carol Markson's first novel When We Get Home Andre Dubus wrote It may be the best story we have about marital love In this her second novel Markson once again explores the sometimes humorous and always complex realm of family and love Her characters struggle to answer the questions who will care for me? How will I care for myself?One spring day in New York City five year old Pigeon's father disappears leav.

Ing her to face a new and bewildering life with her mother and older siblings in an uncle's house on the Jersey shoreOur mother named her children after birds so begins a new grown up Pigeon as she describes the tumultuous events of this pivotal childhood summer with her brother Robin and her older sister Dove In the heat and unfamiliarity of a beach town near Atlantic City each member of her family looks for a ca.

looking book after pdf pigeon mobile Looking After pdf Looking After Pigeon eBookIng her to face a new and bewildering life with her mother and older siblings in an uncle's house on the Jersey shoreOur mother named her children after birds so begins a new grown up Pigeon as she describes the tumultuous events of this pivotal childhood summer with her brother Robin and her older sister Dove In the heat and unfamiliarity of a beach town near Atlantic City each member of her family looks for a ca.

10 thoughts on “Looking After Pigeon

  1. Annie Annie says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookA lovely novel about the affects a broken marriage has on a child Told from the perspective of Pigeon a 5 year old girl who is dealing with the reality that her father has abandoned them as her summer unfolds we watch the damage caused by the uncertainty of love The book is both humorous and poignantly touching at times With a simple yet poetic voice Maud Carol Markson creates a family of characters that draw from us the memory of our own complex fears and insecurities and make us ache as P


  2. jenn jenn says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookWith simple yet elegant language Ms Markson allows Pigeon to tell her story Pigeon the youngest of three children named for birds struggles to understand the big changes that happen within her family in one eventful summer her father loses his job and leaves the family her mother who doesn't seem the most stable of mothers on a good day desperately moves herself and the children to her brother's house on the Jersey Shore her brother discovers a unique gift her sister tries to find love Pigeon attempts to make sense of things in a way that is both childlike and innocent yet wise


  3. Harriet Harriet says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookThis is a beautifully written novel about an engaging character named Pigeon whose family is thrown into turmoil one summer when her father disappears The voice is Pigeon's when she's older yet it evokes so poignantly and humorously a young child's point of view about


  4. Mara Mara says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookJudging from the title of this book Pigeon needs looking after Unfortunately although Pigeon is 5 years old when the events of the book take place far too much of the adult Pigeon who's telling the story creeps in The result is a somewhat unevenly precocious 5 year old who hardly seems to need any looking after Far too often I found myself saying there's no way a 5 year old would understand that but then saying if she understood that so easily why can't she understand this? Not only did this interfere with my reading of the book but it made it hard to develop any sympathy for Pigeon


  5. Ky Ky says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookI have a lot of mixed feelings about this book After finishing it last night I am still not sure if I liked it or not I was DEFINITELY excited to win a First Reads book for the very first time however 5 year old Pigeon the main character her two siblings and her mother move into her uncle's house after her father abandons the family The st


  6. Susanna Susanna says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookI won this book in a Goodreads giveaway and had not read the author's other book so I did not have any expectations The book is a quick read and perfect summerbeach reading because so much of the story centers on being by the shore Overall I enjoyed the book and was even surprised to find myself wanting to keep reading to find what happens to the characters My only negative comment is that it seemed hard for me to believe that Pigeon was only 5 She seemed so much developed mature and insightful than a 5 year old and it just seemed very difficult to believe any 5 year old would be wandering around on her own all the time That being said she was tall for her age obviously somew


  7. Kim Kim says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookMy mother got a bound galley edition of this book to read and passed it on to meI enjoyed this story of one summer that drastically changed a young girl's life Her parents separated they moved to the ocean to live in her uncle's house her mom started dating a new guy who tried a little too hard to win over the kids her sister got pregnant and married just to name a few Told in retrospect the narrator is writing this story down in an effort to exorcise the demons We don't really know at the end if the effort was successful or notIt was an interesting tale I'm not quite sure I believe that a five year old could remember all that in such vivid detail Nor do I believe that a five year old could be that mature To me Pig


  8. Emily Emily says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookI rolled my eyes and groaned when I read the first line of this book My mother named us after birds I continued to roll my eyes and groan as the theme of flying away and then returning to the nest were overplayed again and again throughout the book This story is


  9. Pat Pat says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookPigeon is the youngest of 3 children whose mother Joan named the children after birdssister Dove is the oldest and then brother Robin Joan is a strange mother who regrets getting married young Pigeon tells the story looking back at all that happened when she was 5 Her father lea


  10. Kim Kim says:

    Looking After Pigeon Kindle à Looking After PDF/EPUB looking book, after pdf, pigeon mobile, Looking After pdf, Looking After Pigeon eBookThe narrator of this story is a five year old child named Pigeon who describes how each member of the family has been affected by difficulties in her parents' marriage Having enjoyed other books written from the perspective of a child narrator I was excited to receive this book in a First Reads giveaway The author paints vivid pictures of the main characters their personalities hopes fears etc Although I felt I came to know them well I'm not sure that any of them rank high among those that linger in my memory


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