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  • Title: Personal Effects
  • Author: Carmel MacDonald Grahame
  • ISBN: 9781742585345
  • Page: 437
  • Format: Paperback

  • Lilith and Ross have always been moving from Cervantes on the Turquoise Coast of Western Australia, to Calgary in Canada, and places in between Now, in middle age, the work at home has dried up and they re back in Calgary, where many years before they suffered a miscarriage and where decades later they have returned for yet another new start While Ross works away on theLilith and Ross have always been moving from Cervantes on the Turquoise Coast of Western Australia, to Calgary in Canada, and places in between Now, in middle age, the work at home has dried up and they re back in Calgary, where many years before they suffered a miscarriage and where decades later they have returned for yet another new start While Ross works away on the oil rig for weeks on end, Lilith unpacks their apartment and is confronted with the need to balance being alone with true loneliness Her mind wanders, back to the windy plains and white sand beaches of the Turquoise Coast, to her strained and damaged relationships with her parents and brother, to the love between her and Ross and the ache of missing her daughters She is reminded of the compromises she has made for this life of uncertainty Of the achievements and disillusionments of her many selves wife, mother, friend, lover, sister, daughter, artist, expat Brimming with dualities, Personal Effects deals with the ambiguity of life, and the decisions we make in the hope that they will change our lives for the better.
    Carmel MacDonald Grahame
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    Commentaires:

    Magdalena
    Middle-aged couple Lilith and Ross have just moved back to Calgary, Canada, as Ross once again has to take a job on an offshore oil rig. The pair lived in Calgary once before – many years ago with their two daughters, Nan and Kate, and coming back brings back many of the memories of that time. That might well be the simple plot of Personal Effects by Carmel Macdonald Grahame, but saying that is like saying that Proust’s In Search of Lost Time is about reminiscing over Madeleines. Personal Ef [...]

    Lisa
    Personal Effects, the debut novel of Carmel Macdonald Grahame, is a most accomplished book. My initial reaction was delight because the writing was so exquisite and I was enchanted by the descriptions of place. However it was not long before I was totally absorbed in the story and its characters, and identifying with the issues raised as well.Lilith is an older woman from Western Australia faced with an unenviable choice: her husband’s work on the oil rigs in WA is drying up and they can’t a [...]

    Amanda Curtin
    Link to my review: amandacurtin/2014/05/13/bo

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