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3 edition of That girl from Boston. found in the catalog.

That girl from Boston.

Rimmer, Robert H.

That girl from Boston.

by Rimmer, Robert H.

  • 127 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Challenge Press in Boston .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.R577 Th, PS3568.I4 Th
The Physical Object
Pagination297 p.
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5855564M
LC Control Number62017058
OCLC/WorldCa6656720

The Boston Girl’s [narrator] is supremely brave and bighearted — a marvelous role model no matter how you parse it.” — San Francisco Chronicle “ The Boston Girl convincingly traces the story of a scrappy, intelligent immigrant, who does more than merely survive the 20th century; she embraces it all—tragedies, joys, and the humdrum. Title: The Boston Girl Series: Fiction Published by: Scribner ISBN Buy the Book: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, IndieBound Overview. The Boston Girl is told through the eyes of Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century. It is a coming-of-age story about family ties and values, about immigration and generational change, about friendship and feminism.

  Despite its artistic and literary weaknesses, The Boston Girl is interesting, informative, and a good read. It seems more like a Young Adult novel than literary fiction and would be an ideal book to read in a middle school English class in conjunction with a history unit on immigration or early 20th century America. The Boston Girl: by Anita Diamant | Conversation Starters | Conversation Starters Limited Time Offer: $ ($) The Boston Girl is a simple and sweet tale of a Jewish girl who grows up in the early years of the 20th century. The narrative is told through the voice of an year-old woman who is recounting the days of her youth to her granddaughter.

The Boston Girl audiobook, by Anita Diamant Audie Award Finalist for Best Female NarratorNew York Times bestseller! An unforgettable novel about a young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century, told “with humor and optimism through the eyes of an irresistible heroine” (People)—from the.   Best Places to Stay in Boston, MA for a girls trip Hotels. The Godfrey Hotel – A cute boutique hotel in Boston’s Downtown Crossing. The Verb – A quirky, fun hotel near Fenway Park with an outdoor pool, great restaurant, and a rock and roll style vibe. Hotel Commonwealth – The perfect hotel if you want to take in a few Red Sox games. Very central with friendly staff.


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That Girl from Boston book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Robert Rimmer, the author of That girl from Boston. book Harrad Experiment and Pr /5.

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Robert H 5/5(2). Anita Diamant is the author of twelve books -- the newest novel being THE BOSTON GIRL. She recently published an updated edition of her VERY FIRST book, which was The New Jewish Wedding: THE JEWISH WEDDING NOW Addie Baum is THE BOSTON GIRL, born in to immigrant parents who were unprepared for America and its effect on their three daughters/5.

The Boston Girl’s [narrator] is supremely brave and bighearted — a marvelous role model no matter how you parse it.”, San Francisco Chronicle “ The Boston Girl convincingly traces the story of That girl from Boston.

book scrappy, intelligent immigrant, who does more than merely survive the 20th century; she embraces it all—tragedies, joys, and the humdrum /5(K). Directed by Matt Cimber. With George 'Buck' Flower, John F. Goff, Alexandra Hay, Patch Mackenzie/10(6). Anita Diamant’s new novel,“The Boston Girl,” comes to us as the transcript of a tape-recorded monologue delivered by an year-old woman named Addie is.

Anita Diamant is the bestselling author of the novels The Boston Girl, The Red Tent, Good Harbor, The Last Days of Dogtown, and Day After Night, and the collection of essays, Pitching My Tent.

An award-winning journalist whose work appeared in The Boston Globe Magazine and Parenting, she is the author of six nonfiction guides to contemporary Jewish life/5(K). This reading group guide for The Boston Girl includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book club.

The suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion.

We hope that these ideas will enrich your conversation and increase your enjoyment of the book. Introduction. The Boston Girl: A Detailed Summary About This Book Of Anita Diamant. Anita Diamant, has given us yet another bestseller, The Boston Girl, which speaks of her unique style of writing, which is simple and easy, well researched and does not go overboard to please the readers but maintains the integrity of the plot, the characterizations, the underlying details, the period/5(1).

(10% of the book profits will go to support I AM THAT GIRL c3).National non-profit organization I AM THAT GIRL was founded in by Alexis Jones and Emily Greener to address the growing need for community for girls and young women by Reviews: Anita Diamant is the bestselling author of the novels The Boston Girl, The Red Tent, Good Harbor, The Last Days of Dogtown, and Day After Night, and the collection of essays, Pitching My Tent.

An award-winning journalist whose work appeared in The Boston Globe Magazine and Parenting, she is the author of six nonfiction guides to contemporary Jewish life. This fan book about That Girl is frustrating to read. The structure and organization of the book is a mess, with the trite overuse of "That" in title and subtitles.

The author repeats the same basic information over and over, often stating the same facts 6 or 8 times assuming we don't remember from chapter to s: “The Boston Girl” is a historical novel by Anita Diamant which takes the format of a casually-related oral autobiography from main character and principal protagonist Addie Baum, to her granddaughter, Ava, who is studying to be a rabbi.

Addie is born in to Jewish-Russian immigrant parents in Boston. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rimmer, Robert H., That girl from Boston.

Boston, Challenge Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type. Directed by Richard Fleischer. With Tony Curtis, Henry Fonda, George Kennedy, Mike Kellin. A series of brutal murders in Boston sparks a seemingly endless and increasingly complex manhunt.

Addie is The Boston Girl, the spirited daughter of an immigrant Jewish family, born in to parents who were unprepared for America and its effect on their three daughters. Growing up in the North End of Boston, then a teeming multicultural neighborhood, Addie’s intelligence and curiosity take her to a world her parents can’t imagine—a.

Title: The Boston Girl Author: Anita Diamant Page Count: pages Genre: Historical Fiction Tone: Dramatic, Reflective. Summary: Recounting the story of her life to her granddaughter, octogenarian Addie describes how she was raised in early-twentieth-century America by Jewish immigrant parents in a teeming multicultural neighborhood.

The Boston Girl is a wonderfully written historical romance book. The beginning setting takes place in my favorite town, Boston, which I visited several years ago. Lily Fitzpatrick is a young woman of spirit, sweet personality and temperament/5(7).

THE BOSTON GIRL is a sweet, tender read about a rather ordinary individual who rose with the times to become a woman of letters at Boston University. The drama and action of Diamant’s earlier novels are not to be found in this moving oral diary of a young girl growing up in America during a century that exemplifies the monumental changes in.

Anita Diamant is the bestselling author of the novels The Boston Girl, The Red Tent, Good Harbor, The Last Days of Dogtown, and Day After Night, and the collection of essays, Pitching My Tent. An award-winning journalist whose work appeared in The Boston Globe Magazine and Parenting, she is the author of six nonfiction guides to contemporary Jewish : Scribner.

The Boston Girl Anita Diamant, Scribner pp. ISBN Summary From the New York Times bestselling author of The Red Tent and Day After Night, comes an unforgettable novel about family ties and values, friendship and feminism told through the eyes of a young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century.

Addie Baum is The Boston Girl, born in to.The Boston Girl, published inis the story of a young Jewish woman growing up in early 20th century Boston.

Diamant is the founding president of Mayyim Hayyim: Living Waters Community Mikveh and Education Center, a community-based ritual bath in Newton, Massachusetts. She lives in Newton, is married, and has one daughter.These ladies deserve a follow!