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3 edition of This Summer found in the catalog.

This Summer

Mary B. Crabtree

This Summer

  • 390 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Sra .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11221340M
ISBN 100881207306
ISBN 109780881207309
OCLC/WorldCa13402162

The Summer Book is bright but dense; it is slim enough to read in a day but holds a whole world between its covers.” —Powell’s Books “Tove Jansson was a genius. This is a marvelous, beautiful, wise novel, which is also very funny.” –Philip Pullman.


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The Summer Book is bright but dense; it is slim enough to read in a day but holds a whole world between its covers.” —Powell’s Books “Tove Jansson was a genius. This is a marvelous, beautiful, wise novel, which is also very funny.” —Philip PullmanCited by: 4.

The Summer Book is a quietly beautiful, engrossing book, filled with serenity but also very funny. I loved the atmosphere, the sense of a very particular landscape, and the focus on the relationship between Sophia and her grandmother (I think Sophia's father only has one line of dialogue in the whole book)/5.

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The Summer Book by Tove Jansson pp, Sort Of Books, £ Anyone watching the UK book-buying public from a remote place - from a different. Book enthusiasts know summer is high season for juicy fiction and gripping tell-alls. It's the perfect time to kick back and relax at the beach or by the pool and dive deeply into a new book Occupation: Associate Editor.

Glad to have the book for this summer's get-togethers. I now want to purchase the author's other seasonal books.

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