Book Reviews of Father Melancholy's Daughter

Father Melancholy's Daughter
Father Melancholy's Daughter
Author: Gail Godwin
ISBN-13: 9780380729869
ISBN-10: 0380729865
Publication Date: 5/1/1997
Pages: 416
Rating:
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 21 ratings
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Book Type: Paperback
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A great book, but especially so for those of us who are Episcopalians! Tells a lot about being the family of a clergyman.
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I love how Gail Godwin is always talking about more than one thing, going deeper. She really captures the characters in this book and I felt like I could relate to them.
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OLD FASHIONED NOVEL THAT EXPLORES IMELESS CONCERNS OF FAITH LOVE AND MORALITY. AN ENGROSSINGLY GOOD READ.
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I really enjoyed reading this book and I think you will too!
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Engrossing story of clergyman father and his daughter who find their way through life together. Wonderful characters deal with issues of faith, love, trust and loss.
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I really liked this book. First read of the author. Now I look everywhere for her. This is a great book to read and rearead.
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WHN MADELYN, AN AVANT-GARDE STAGE DESIGNER, ARRIVES AT THE GOWER'S IN HER SILVER MUSTANG, SIX YEAR OLD MARGARET INSTINCTIVELY DISLIKES HER.THEN MARGARET COMES HOME FROM SCHOOL TO FIND THAT HER MOTHER HAS LEFT--IN THAT SAME MUSTANG.MARGARET THEN BECOMES OBSESSED WITH RUNAWAY MOTHERS.