[Epub] ↠ Happy Accidents Author Tiffany Murray – Snapchatlogin.us

Happy Accidents Coming Of Age In Rural England In The Eighties Is Far From Straightforward For Kate Happy, In An Hilarious Debut Novel Of Family, Secrets And Dead Ancestors In The Attic.Although Gran Is Iris Happy, She Was Born Iris Tallulah Veronica Miriam Ichmann And Although She S Been Stuck On Grandpa S Farm Somewhere Between England And Wales Since 1943 With A Goddamn Ridiculous Name It Has Never Been Home Home Is A Place Called Brooklyn, Which Is Full Of Rollercoasters, Brown Stones, Candy, And Chews Gran Is A Chew, But Grandpa Made Her Change That Before They Married And She Ended Up Here Pregnant And Fat And Back In Chew Killing Europe, Screaming The Father, Son And Goddamn Holy Ghost It S The Early Eighties And Kate Happy Is Being Brought Up By Her Grandparents On Their Huge Sprawling 36 Roomed House In Herefordshire Gran Has Been Homesick For Coney Island For Forty Years, Furiously Hating Her Husband And Trying To Kill Him Slowly By Covering His Chicken Breasts With Fairy Liquid But Determinedly Donning Her Best Pink Chanel Suit And High Heels And Stepping Out Into The Shit Splattered Farmyard Grandpa Himself Is Bonkers, Crazy Loco, Muddled, An Ex Naval Officer Who Wanders Aro

[Epub] ↠ Happy Accidents  Author Tiffany Murray – Snapchatlogin.us
  • Paperback
  • 362 pages
  • Happy Accidents
  • Tiffany Murray
  • English
  • 04 July 2017
  • 0007183666

    10 thoughts on “[Epub] ↠ Happy Accidents Author Tiffany Murray – Snapchatlogin.us


  1. says:

    This book is fun and smart Tiffany Murray has created a cast of dark and eccentric characters who are all somehow outrageously real.


  2. says:

    361 pages of brilliance


  3. says:

    I haven t enjoyed a book this much in ages.This is so well written it will stand the test of time.A laugh out loud tale of Kate s dysfunctional extended family and the times.


  4. says:

    Nearly eleven year old Kate Happy lives in a creepy, smelly old farmhouse in the part of England on the Welsh border that s probably best known for constant rain She s living with her Jewish American grandma and bonkers grandad, because her Mum s off in some hippy commune and her Dad, having been run over by her Mum in her red sports car, is dead and kept in a mayonnaise jar She avoids school whenever she can, barely gets to eat because her grandmother doesn t believe in getting fat, and is Nearly eleven year old Kate Happy lives in a creepy, smelly old farmhouse in the part of England on the Welsh border that s probably best known for constant rain She s living with her Jewish American grandma and bonkers grandad, because her Mum s off in some hippy commune and her Dad, having been run over by her Mum in her red sports car, is dead and kept in a mayonnaise jar She avoids school whenever she can, barely gets to eat because her grandmother doesn t believe in getting fat, and is prone to peeing her pants in moments of stress.Her Mum s return is just the first of many incidents that ramble through this debut novel Happy Accidents is stuffed with quirky characters and loose ends, and given a refreshing tang by the author s distinctive voice I liked it, even though it wouldn t normally be the kind of book I d pick up the chick lit cover does it no favors Kate s reactions to her world are very believ...


  5. says:

    I had the honor and pleasure of studying writing with the guidance of Tiffany Murray, and it was this very book that helped me to confidently choose her as a tutor The story is so funny that it is sad the writing is so descriptive, that it jumps in your heart before it comes to your mind the events are so gruesomely unbelievable that you know, they are based on real life at least, they grow from that pile of compost we call our past The characters stayed with me for a while after reading I I had the honor and pleasure of studying writing with the guidance of Tiffany Murray, and it was this very book that helped me to confidently choose her as a tutor The story is so funny that it is sad the writing is so descriptive, that it jumps in your heart before it comes to your mind the events are so gruesomely unbelievable that you know, they are based on real life at le...


  6. says:

    I enjoyed this book so much that as I came closer to the end I battled with myself over delaying finishing it to drag it out and enjoy it for longer or rushing on to completion the paradox presented by a good book.


  7. says:

    Some great characters especially grandma Iris and grandpa Larry but as a story, it lost its meandering way I didn t have any sense of resolution at the end.


  8. says:

    A brilliant novel, dark yet hilarious Kate Happy s story about growing up with her Jewish grandmother on the Welsh border is busy, alive and delightful It will make you laugh and cry.

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