In touch with Grace / Jenny Pattrick.

By: Pattrick, Jenny, 1936- [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Black Swan, 2006Description: 222 p. ; 20 cmISBN: 1869417674 ; 9781869417673 Subject(s): Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Female friendship -- Fiction | Older women -- New Zealand -- Fiction | Letter writing -- FictionGenre/Form: New Zealand fiction -- 21st century. DDC classification: NZ823.3
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Patron comment on 10/03/2015

Yet another great book by this New Zealand author. This one is set in a middle class suburb and concerns the life of Grace, an elderly widow. She belongs to the local bowls club and this is where she finds most of her social interaction but she also has a very good friend in Mildred, another widow. She comes across an old flame and breaks the calm flow of her very even life when they become friends in the nicest possible way. The author brings her characters to life and the reader becomes their friend, so well does she capture the ups and downs of old age. A lovely book and very highly recommended

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