8 edition of When the World Was Young found in the catalog.
May 22, 2007
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||320|
Genre/Form: Popular works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morrel, Martha McBride, When the world was young. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., “When the World Was Young is an enormous achievement—fun, sad, beautiful, perhaps the best book about Brooklyn in the war years since the war years. Gaffney now stands in the company of E. L. Doctorow, Joyce Carol Oates, Ann Patchett, and I can’t think of many others tall enough.” —Darin Strauss, author of Chang and Eng and Half a Life.
Get this from a library! When the world was young: a novel. [Elizabeth Gaffney] -- Wally Baker is no ordinary girl. Living in her grandparents' Brooklyn Heights brownstone, she doesn't like dresses, needlepoint, or manners. Her love of Wonder Woman comics and ants makes her feel. Get this from a library! When the World Was Young.. [Elizabeth Gaffney] -- Raised by her grandparents in Brooklyn Heights during World War II, Wally Baker avoids the traditional interests of young women, harbors suspicions about a boarder, and explores secrets from her.
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This lyrically told, lushly illustrated book collects ten imaginative tales from diverse cultures to create a provocative portrait of the origins of our earth.
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First published inand reprinted in ; it is now being reissued for a new generation of readers. “When the World Was Young is an enormous achievement—fun, sad, beautiful, perhaps the best book about Brooklyn in the war years since the war years.
Gaffney now stands in the company of E. Doctorow, Joyce Carol Oates, Ann Patchett, and I can’t think of many others tall enough.” —Darin Strauss, author of Chang and Eng and Half a Life. Book Review: When the World Was Young. Beer and Brine. The Making of Walter George, Athletics' First Superstar.
By Roger Robinson. Apr. When the World Was Young by Jack London. When the World Was Young was published in The Night-born ()."At that moment he witnessed a transformation and found himself gazing into the same unspeakably ferocious blue eyes of the night before, at the same clutching talon-like hands, and at the same formidable bulk in the act of springing upon him."/ About the Book When the World Was Young by Elizabeth Gaffney A beautiful, transporting coming-of-age story set in Brooklyn Heights during World War II and beyond-about mothers and daughters, transgressions, and the secrets of a family-for readers of THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES and THE RULES OF CIVILITY.
Praise for When the World Was Young “Elizabeth Gaffney’s wonderful, richly imagined novel When the World Was Young cheers the power and resilience of a society-bucking young woman.”—Vanity Fair “Gaffney’s heroines are brave and flawed (in a good way).”—Marie Claire.
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METROPOLIS; Buy this book Gaffney’s.Her first novel, Metropolis, a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, was published in Her second novel, When the World Was Young, was published in Her stories have appeared in many magazines, and she has translated four books from German.
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