This Is the Place

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Star Publish, May 1, 2001 - Fiction - 217 pages
3 Reviews
Sky Eccles has a father who is Mormon and a mother who is Protestant. Her father's roots go back to the founder of his church and the pioneers; her mother's roots are foggy and forgotten. Because she was born and raised with a double identity, Sky sees her surroundings in duplicate, like a Kodak color print sitting beside its own filmy negative. A new career in journalism is giving her clarity of vision
  

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Skylar Eccles is growing up in Utah as the child of a mixed marriage between a Mormon father and a Protestant mother. As a "half-breed," she faces constant, subtle pressure from her Mormon ... Read full review

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This Is The Place Review by Martha A. Cheves, Author of Stir, Laugh, Repeat 'UTAH 1959' Sky Eccles sat in the old '49 Buick convertible she shared with her mother, its fenders riveted with salt ... Read full review

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Contents

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XXIII
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XXIX
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XXXVI
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XXXVII
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About the author (2001)

Howard-Johnson was a teenage staff writer for the Salt Lake Tribune. In the 1960's she was a fashion publicist for the Eleanor Lambert Agency in New York City. She was associate editor at Good Housekeeping Magazine. She now lives in California with her actor husband.

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