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  1. Jeffrey Keeten Jeffrey Keeten says:

    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBBut then inevitably as happens to most of us first through Saturday umpiring later Sunday chapel I was drawn into the changing picture of Oxgodby itself But oddly what happened outside was like a dream It was inside the still church before its reappearing picture that was real I drifted across the rest As I have said like a dream For a timeTom Birken is summoned to the countryside from the teaming streets of London to practice his craft revealing a Medieval painting that was originally painted 500 years previously and had been whitewashed over about a hundred years later It is a picture of doom predating the fantastical terrifying visions of Bruegel by at least a


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBI am a seasonal reader often craving books with sizzling settings in the summer months and snowy locales in the winter Last week I saw a review for J L Carr's Man Booker winning A Month in the Country and was intrigued enough by the title to read it for myself Using stunning prose combined with well developed characters Carr's novella is perfect for a leisurely summer morning Tom Birkin had survived the Great War yet returned alienated from civilian life While in present times his feelings can be ascribed to survivor's guilt or post traumatic stress disorder in 1920 Birkin did not have an outlet for his feelings His wife


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBTom Birkin is hired to reveal and restore a Medieval church mural covered up over four hundred years earlier Expertly peeling back the layers of lime and grime what he finds on the walls is unexpected in subject and uality What he learns about people especially himself is unexpected too the process of restoration is personally restorative Don’t let the bland cover or blurb lead you to think this is just the charming story of the healing effect of


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUB 'You're happy Mr Birkin You're not on edge any Is it because the work is going well? Of course she was right Anyway partly right Standing up there on the platform before a great work of art feeling kinship with its creator cosily knowing that I was sort of impresario conjuring and teasing back his work after four hundred years of darkness B


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUB “If I’d stayed there would I always have been happy? No I suppose not People move away grow older die and the bright belief that there will be another marvelous thing around each corner fades It is now or never; we must snatch at happiness as it flies”Do we recognize happiness when we live it? Or is it a condition we only perceive in retrospection remembering the past through the rose tinted glasses of memory?Wales 1978 Thomas Birkin a survivor of the Great War travels back in time to the 1920s and reconstructs a month spent in the rural village of Oxgodby North Yorkshire Employed to recover a concealed m


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBThis will likely enter the list of my all time favorite books I found myself saying glorious several times and then stopping to thank my parents for instilling in me their love of reading That brought me so belatedly to this treasure of a bookI know that the basic story is well known the young re patriated soldier spending a month in the English countryside at a small chapel tasked to uncover a centuries old mural But the tale is so much than that because the prose is so much than that Carr captures moments in so many ways One small moment The sound of bees foraging from flower to flower seemed to deepen the stillness p42I've experienced such moments but never seen i


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBWhat does it take to be happy? First of all it takes tranuility And so often the happiest days of our life are those when nothing crucial happenedSo a month in the country was a real treat to the protagonist and A Month in the Country is a real treat to a readerWell we all


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBCan you remember a time in your life when you were truly happy? If I search my memories I find a sixteen year old girl sitting in a canoe with a boy fishing at two o'clock in the morning by the eerie light of the midnight sun on a glassy lake near Whitehorse Yukon Everything is tingly and pulsing with youth I look a little and see myself choking back tears on a hospital bed with my beloved grandfather hearing him say I'm still your grandpa Robin knowing I would never see him again but feeling gratitude for the absolute purity of the moment I look again and watch myself a brand new mother rocking my baby during one of our midnight meetings in the stillness the newborn puzzle piece nested against my breast Unconditional love was being hatched in my heartThose moments are the jewels of lifeJL Carr's novella explores such perfect times through the character of Tom Birkin Set in the summer of 1920 but related in 1978 an older Birkin is remembering the mo


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBWhen we pick up a book by an author we haven’t read before we have only the vaguest notion of what themes it will contain We don't know how those themes will be treated what attention to detail we will find or if the language will delight us or otherwise Before we turn over that first page it is all as blank as a whitewashed wall We may bring expectations to the blank piece of wall expectations based on the period the book is set in or fro


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    eBook A Month in the Country Kindle ã A Month PDF/EPUB ² Â cravenjobs.co.uk month epub, country pdf, A Month free, in the book, Month in the mobile, A Month in the Country PDFEPUBThis is the sort of efficient novella that demands a short incisive review full of judiciously chosen adjectives and presumably that's what it will get if MJ ever gets around to reading it In my case however it's unfortunately one of those texts that is going to send me off on a long personal anecdote for which I offer advance apologiesWhen I was twenty one I ended up for a variety of reasons living in uito Ecuador The city in those days was a steamy melting pot of different nationalities full of Colombian exiles that had fled the violence north of the border and teeming with renegade expats from a scattering of unusual countries My closest acuaintances included an American Vietnam vet a British army deserter a Colombian street artist a badly disguised CIA agent a drug dealer for the Medellín cartel and an Ital


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