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Isabel's Daughter A Novel reader ☆ Hardcover read Î dogsalonbristol º ➮ Isabel's Daughter A Novel Read ➶ Author Judi Hendricks – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk From the author of Bread Alone comes an intimate tale of a woman given up at birth piecing together her mother's identityAfter a cLinas an artist who Isabel's Daughter PDFEPUB or died eight years earlier in a tragic accident Slowly but inevitably she is compelled to discover all she can about the woman Searching for Isabel in her work in the stories of friends rivals and lovers in Isabel's own journal and in what's left of uerencia the old miner's cabin that was her haven Avery is drawn into complex relationships with the people who knew her mother And the unexpected reappearance of Will Cameron the boy Avery loved The whole story was magicalthe ending not so much Wanted it to go on but all of a sudden it was just the end it felt rushed

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In high school further complicates matters As she draws together the threads of her mother's artistic heritage her grandmother's skills as a curandera or healer and her own talent for cooking Avery learns that while discovering Isabel provides a certain resolution in her life it's discovering herself that brings lasting happinessBeautifully observed and insightful with Isabel's Daughter Judith Ryan Hendricks delivers a moving portrait of familial love a bond that transcends time and pla This is a facinating story but frustrating to me to some extent Avery is her own worse enemy always moving on rather than embracing closeness with others It is a great book for a foody who is also interested in human emotions every scene is sprinkled with great references to southwest cuisine and the herbs and spices of the American desert I felt the author did a good job embroidering the story with complexity and contraditions as Avery tries to find out about her illusive late mother I enjoyed it be did not feel as connected as I wanted to be but maybe that is also intentional as the author seems to imply she is still holding back a part of the main character Great discussion book

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Isabel's Daughter A NovelFrom the author of Bread Alone comes an intimate tale of a woman given up at birth piecing together her mother's identityAfter a childhood spent in an institution and a series of foster homes Avery James has trained herself not to wonder about the mother who gave her up But her safe predictable life changes one night at a party in the home of a wealthy Santa Fe art dealer when she stumbles upon the portrait of a woman who is the mirror image of herselfAvery has found her mother Isabel Co I don't usually like books about teenagers but I found myself so captivated by this book that I read right through these years and found myself captivated The author just drew me in and I found it a hard book to put down I liked the description of this area of the country and discussions about where fabric art fits into the general scheme of the art world I worried it could have been a depressing book about losses but instead found it a book about surviving losses even surviving the knowledge that the main character might be her own worst enemy knows it struggles with it and only wins sometimes with the tantalizing promise that she might yet dare to come to experience love