Silhouette of A Sparrow

Silhouette of A Sparrow

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During the summer of 1926 in the lake resort town of Excelsior, Minnesota, sixteen-year-old Garnet, who dreams of indulging her passion for ornithology, is resigned to marrying a nice boy and settling into middle-class homemaking until she takes a liberating job in a hat shop and begins an intense, secret relationship with a daring and beautiful flapper.
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781571317049
9781571317018
1571317015
157131704X
Branch Call Number: Fiction Griffin TEEN
Characteristics: 189 p. ; 21 cm

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A Recommended Read from the Pima County Public Library LGBT Committee

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emilyc2017
Oct 04, 2017

Inspiring, emotional, romantic, I loved this book!

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Lmye1901
Jun 11, 2017

Cannot get over this book. Written in a beautiful way of both feminism and lesbianism that isn't clique, just a warm friendship and caring for one another.

Sbean1999 Sep 13, 2016

I absolutely adored this book! Incredible writing, interesting chapter structure, and lovable characters, this book has it all!!

k_t Mar 28, 2013

Really refreshing historical fiction with a modern feel - our protagonist is a feminist and environmentalist. A really sweet romance + coming of age story. Recommended for 1920s fans.

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