By Michelle Gable
The ocean, the wild roses at the dunes and the lovely Cliff condominium, perched atop a bluff in Sconset, Nantucket. contained in the pale pages of the Cliff residence visitor ebook reside the spellbinding tales of its lady population: from Ruby, a bright-eyed newlywed at the eve of worldwide struggle II to her granddaughter Bess, who returns to the attractive summer time estate.
For the 1st time in 4 years, health care professional Bess Codman visits the compound her great-grandparents equipped virtually a century ahead of, yet as a result of erosion, the once-grand domestic will quickly fall into the ocean. Bess needs to now set aside her complex stories so one can close up the home and care for her mom, a infamous city rabble-rouser, who refuses to go away. It’s not only thoughts of her family members domestic Bess needs to face even though, but in addition an previous love that would carry new percentages.
In the midst of packing Bess rediscovers the forgotten relatives visitor e-book. Bess’s grandmother and first keeper of the e-book, Ruby, consistently acknowledged Cliff residence was once a home of ladies, and through the final day of the final summer time at Cliff residence, Bess will comprehend the reality of her grandmother’s phrases in methods she by no means imagined.
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The Book of Summer: A Novel by Michelle Gable