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7 edition of The art of mending found in the catalog.

The art of mending

a novel

by Elizabeth Berg

  • 70 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction,
  • Repression (Psychology) -- Fiction,
  • Mother and child -- Fiction,
  • Family reunions -- Fiction,
  • Forgiveness -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElizabeth Berg.
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination237 p. cm.
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23272060M
    ISBN 101400061598
    LC Control Number2003066726

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      Books I’m reading: The Art of Mending. I recently finished reading The Art of Mending by Elizabeth Berg and enjoyed the family dynamics explored in this book. The author showed how the concept of family can be completely different from one sibling to another, and how siblings can miss things and be indifferent when they’re young.   In The Art of Mending, her most profound and emotionally satisfying novel to date, she confronts some of the deepest mysteries of life, as she explores how even the largest sins can be forgiven by the smallest gestures, and how grace can come to many through the trials of : Elizabeth Berg.

    InThe Art of Mending, her most profound and emotionally satisfying novel to date, she confronts some of the deepest mysteries of life, as she explores how even the largest sins can be forgiven by the smallest gestures, and how grace can come to many through the trials of one. In The Art of Mending - a novel which is her most profound and emotionally satisfying story to date - Elizabeth Berg confronts some of the deepest mysteries of life, as she explores how even the largest sins can be forgiven by the smallest gestures, and how grace can come to many through the trials of one/5(13).


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I have read one other Berg book, Never Change, and find that I love her lyrical voice. I decided at once to read all of her books. "The Art of Mending", in addition to reading poetically, carries many messages about how to cope with life.

The messages are not strident, but a natural outgrowth of the interaction of the characters and plot/5(). The Art of Mending is the second-to-last of the fourteen books I read by Elizabeth Berg. The title is apt; its a book about healing.

The theme seems to be addressed in so many stories these days, that I can find it tiresome, even as I can empathize with its victims/5. The Art of Mending: A Novel - Kindle edition by Berg, Elizabeth. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Art of Mending: A Novel.4/4().

THE ART OF MENDING is also a bit of a love story, featuring not only Laura's husband but also her passion for sewing and fabric. The difficult subject manner and huge truths are handled gracefully, with an ending that satisfies while remaining realistically open-ended.

In The Art of Mending, True to Form, Never Change, and Open House (an Oprah Book Club selection in ). Durable Goods and Joy School were selected as ALA Best Books of the Year, and Talk Before Sleep was short-listed for the ABBY Award in /5(67).

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THE ART OF MENDING is an intriguing deep look at how adults cope or fail to muddle through childhood traumas. The story line is clearly a character study that enables the audience to see deep inside the three siblings, but is told from the lens of Caroline.

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The Art of Mending could probably be described as the most difficult of your novels to read. None of the characters are fully likable. None of the characters are fully likable. It’s a really tough topic, and ultimately the reader is, in some ways, left to his or her own devices to understand what it means.

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Nurture is the nuts or frosting, but if youre a spice cake, youre a. The Art of Mending A Novel (Book): Berg, Elizabeth: Returning home for a family reunion, Laura Bartone and her brother, Steve, are stunned by their sister's allegations of shocking behavior on the part of their mother, and must come to terms with the truth and lies within their family.

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"The Art of Mending" did not have the same passion Berg usually gives to her books, not the same "Yea, I get it! I've been there. I understand." Acually, it is the first book (and I've read all of them) that Berg does not give completely of herself, or at least I felt this/5(85).Only the world's softest oversized pink cashmere crewneck.

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