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CLAIR DE LUNE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Newly discovered, the evocative fable of a young teacher's brush with professional disaster during a simpler-seeming era.Carleton, who died in 1999 and is known for a single, bestselling book, The Moonflower Vine (1962), also, it turns out, wrote another, set in 1941 and capturing a mood of youthful passion increasingly overshadowed by war. Allen Liles, 25 and fresh out of university, takes up a ... Read full review

Review: Clair de Lune

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

An unexpected treasure: A longlost novel of innocence threatened, by the author of the beloved classic THE MOONFLOWER VINE. The time: 1941, at the cusp of America's entry into World War II. The place: southwest Missouri, on the edge of the Ozark Mountains. A young single woman named Allen Liles has taken a job as a junior college teacher in a small town, although she dreams of living in New York ... Read full review

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Review: Clair de Lune: A Novel

User Review  - Katrina - Goodreads

I'm not sure what to make of this book... the writing was good and while there sections that were really not needed, overall, it was fine. However, the story went nowhere! The "hook" of some mystery ... Read full review

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