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The Turmoil, a novel

by Booth Tarkington

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Published by Hard Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11685365M
ISBN 101406944750
ISBN 109781406944754

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“Turmoil is sometimes humorous, sometimes poignant, sometimes harrowing and totally fascinating.” “I have never before read a novel in one day, but I couldn’t put it down.” “I like the way she brings to life an array of unique characters who are totally believable. IR VERDICT: TURMOIL: A Novel is a gripping read that keeps the pages turning as its unnamed narrator tells her life story from her early childhood in bombed out post-war London to her young adult life in the midst of San Francisco’s Haight Ashbury of the s. The narrator’s vibrant, lively voice and riveting experiences, both comic and poignant, drive this entertaining and moving novel.

As turmoil sets in, Grace escapes into reading a manuscript—a long-lost novel from called The Child’s Child—never published because of its taboo subject matter. The book is the story of two siblings born a few years after World War One. The novel The Turmoil is the first entry in the 'Growth' trilogy of books that focus on the social and economic upheaval brought about by the Industrial Revolution. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - .


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"The Turmoil" is the first in Tarkington's "The Growth Trilogy," and it's OK, although I think one good book (that is, "Ambersons," the second in the series) might have sufficed. I would have given "The Turmoil" stars, but I couldn't figure out how to find a half star/5(11). Buy The Turmoil: A Novel by Booth, Tarkington (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Can she survive scandal, murder, madness, and a shocking secret th /5. Get this from a library. The turmoil: a novel. [Booth Tarkington; Charles Edward Chambers; Harper & Brothers.] -- This novel is about how the artistic soul is sacrificed on the altar of big business. Except in this case the artist willingly makes the sacrifice and has no regrets afterward.

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The turmoil: a novel. [Booth Tarkington; Grosset & Dunlap.] -- Industrialist James Sheridan, Sr., once a laborer, insists on moulding the careers of his three sons; however, he loses James, Jr., in a flood disaster, and Roscoe suffers a mental breakdown.

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