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Friday Feast - Food in Fiction, #18, 2015

Jack started with a biscuit, one of Mabel’s sourdough biscuits.

He had risen early to haul the meat home in the wagon, and after he’d hung it from a beam in the barn and put away the horse, he went in for lunch.  

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The Snow child

The Snow child is the debut novel of Eowyn Ivey. Set in the harsh, non-forgiving frontier of Alaska in the 1920s. It tells the story of Jack and Mabel a childless couple who relocate to Alaska to try their hand on the land. 130 more words

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The Snow Child

  • Author: Eowyn Ivey
  • Published: August 2012 by Tinder Press
  • Category: Historical Fiction

Alaska, the 1920s. Jack and Mabel have staked everything on a fresh start in a remote homestead, but the wilderness is a stark place, and Mabel is haunted by the baby she lost many years before.

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Historical Fiction

Review - 'The Snow Child' - Eowyn Ivey

From reading the blurb of this book, I was intrigued and desperate to read it. The premise of this book is so interesting and makes for a really interesting read, however, it just failed to deliver. 980 more words

What I'm Reading

"It's Snowing."

And THAT’s how the cookie crumbles!

Good evening, everyone. I finally finished The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey! I’m pretty excited to have my first pick done with.  314 more words

Around The World

Will You Love Me In December As You Do In May?

“Oh, I’ve thought of one,” she said. “Let me think…” and she began to hum tentatively. Jack didn’t know it at first, but then it came to him and he began to sing along.” 424 more words

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Book Review - The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Mabel and Jack moved to Alaska for a new start after they lost their baby. in the bleak, wintry landscape life is hard but they’re given a spark of love when they see a mysterious girl. 177 more words