Pawleys Island

Pawleys Island

A Lowcountry Tale

Book - 2005
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Rebecca leaves her home, marriage and family and escapes to Pawleys Island where she meets Abigail, a retired attorney who has laid claim to her family's home there, and her friend Huey. As the two begin to learn secrets about Rebecca, they are challenged to reenter life outside the dream state their idyllic geography evokes.
Publisher: New York : Berkley Pub. Group, 2005
ISBN: 9780425202715
0425202712
Characteristics: xvi, 316 p
Alternative Title: Pawleys Island

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Mar 24, 2008

A sweet but simplistic story about a group of people who find a new lease on life in the low country Pawley's Island. Unfortunately the author chose to narrate this book herself, without much dramatic distinction among the characters. She should have paid an actress. Because many of the characters spoke in the first person, it was confusing as to which person was speaking. Not much attribution that would have helped, such as "Abigail said...Rebecca answered...Olivia replied..." Also, there were a number of editing oversights--"between you and I"; "...asked you and I"--plus an abundance of cliches such as "cute as a bug," "hot as a pistol"--Predictable story line and stereotyped characters.

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