( BOOK Slack Tide ) AUTHOR Elanor Dymott – dedelicate.com
( BOOK Slack Tide ) AUTHOR Elanor Dymott – dedelicate.com
This is the first book I have read by this author She has a good style of writing that makes the story extremely well aced and easy to follow I don t want to give too much away but if you re looking for a traditional story with a beginning middle end structure and an actual You Dont Have to Say You Love Me plot then this isn t the book for youWhilst it doesn t really go anywhere the fact that therotagonistnarrator is telling you the whole thing like a stranger at a Voodoo Season party it is still very intriguing odd sometimes creepy and often funny Funny enough I would add to make you keep reading until the endI would be interested in reading other books by this other to see what else she has to offer The only redeemable aspect of this book was the occasionaleek into the narrator s The Walking Dead Live! past her recollections of the dissolution of her marriage after the loss of a child That was the book I wish I had been reading as it was far engrossing and believable than any scene of the main narrativeApart from thosearagraphs of respite I struggled to care even the tiniest bit about Elizabeth and Robert s relationship The writing did nothing to make me believe that Elizabeth was actually invested in this Scotty Scotts Guide to Relationships person so over the top in his self obsession desire for control and unwillingness to compromise so as to render himarodic nor was I ever convinced of the connection between these two The dustcover summary states They fall in love with breathtaking speedSlack Tide tracks the ebbs and flows of the affair assionate coercive intensely sexual I m sorry whenI could just be entirely missing the oint the book is titled Slack Tide after all which describes a eriod during the tide where there is little to no current or movement of water at all In hindsight maybe that is the author s oint in which case brilliant a story in which the reader s emotional ebbs and flows mirror that of the characters which is to say there are none Reading this book was like Written in Red Ink plunging into a free fall of a heady affair An affair just like the one in the story at times intense andassionate at times disuieting and knowing fully heartbreak is impendingI will Crash Landing (Bear Creek, pick myself up and I will begin again E This was an interesting book to read just after Crudoboth novels about the beginnings of relationships and in this book s case the end It s got a veryarticular target audience and I guess that I m one of them It s an uncomfortable read you know from the start that. 'When two eople meet is it need fantasy or love Slack Tide takes us on an urgent journey and kept me reading late into the night' Esther Freud ‘By midsummer the thing between us was finished and it was as if a storm.
Robert isn t going to be entirely the nice guy so you read knowing that things don t end happily I suppose with the knowledge that it will end it s hard to keep the suspense going and I did start willing the rotagonist to get on with it It s a short book so won t take long to get through which in my view was a good thing Ehhhnot bad but I found the relationship of the American boyfriend with the The Famoux (The Famoux, protagonist to be a bit unlikely he was clearly aretentious jerk right from the start It also irritated me how he also turned out to be be very rich by marriage and I couldn t help rolling my eyes about why this 12 years younger woman would take any interest in this man who bought her expensive gifts and took her to fancy restaurantshmmm Really liked this one And I can t explain why I liked it so much I guess it s just I interesting to read about relationships and how the evolve and why they end 375 starsA dear friend gave this book to me with a laughing warning for my recent birthday It is entirely about the fraught nature of midde aged dating and therefore Dragons Gap probably most interesting and most unsettling for those readers whose lives mirror those of the two main characters The book takeslace in London and is uite detailed about London laces restaurants cinemas neighbourhoods Tube lines flower markets etc Again there is a striking verisimilitude if one lives in London is educated middle class etc The novel was so close to home for me and I mean that both symbolically and literally that I cannot really judge if all of its specificities mean that it will conversely lack a universal appeal However I suspect that might be the case The rotagonists are Robert 52 an architect father of one son separated but not divorced and Elizabeth 40 a writer divorced longing for a child The story is told in first Best Seller (English Edition) person from Elizabeth soint of view and from the beginning we know that the relationship hasn t worked out There is no suspense in the The Lone Star Groom: Bachelor Billionaire Romances plot line needless to say instead the author examines how the emotional accretions ofrevious relationships affect and limit each character s ability to bond for lack of a better word with a new artner One of my favourite things about this book were the chapter headings which were taken from various field guides Each of them mostly to do with navigation arallels a development in the Crater Trueblood and the Lunar Rescue Company (Helium-3, plot of this romance and appropriately so as this is a novel about. Had torn the roof from over me’ It is four years since the loss of a child broke her marriage and Elizabeth is fiercelyrotective of her independence She meets Robert – exuberant generous apparently care free –
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Being orientated and disorientated in emotional relationships For instance one chapter heading addresses itself to scullers who have difficulties having their boat run straight It s suggested that many scullers develop the habit of looking over their shoulders a neat way of describing how both Robert s and Elizabeth s tendency to look backwards into the To Protect His Mate (Wolfe Brothers, past affects their ability to move ahead into the future Robert sreference for control is also expressed in a sailing analogy I m on starboard tack I m approaching you You give way It s just how it is I have right of way Robert is a sailor and a Star Wars Rogue Squadron II Rogue Leader Instruction booklet pilot and he delights in sharing navigational information with Elizabeth One of his first lessons in navigating comes in the form of explaining that ailot learns to rely on his instruments and ignore sensory messages It s a nice insight into his character and a helpful bit of foreshadowing for Elizabeth and the reader Although this book is entirely about a short term failed relationship it is very artfully written I guess I didn t do too bad to say I read this in just over 24 hoursI enjoyed this overall I liked the authors writing style however I wished it had explored different areas of the Boom plot which it had set itself up for There were so many scenes of which I uestioned and wished they had expended on further such as when Robert introduced different lady friends to Elizabeth dynamics with her friends and family and the scene of when they re in Cornwall together Robert I knew from the start was aig I could tell he was going to be manipulative from their first meeting and continued to lay Elizabeth throughout their relationship to the oint where early on I was like ELIZABETH JUST LEAVE HIM ALREADY I mean to just constantly go on about his ex wife Lena all the time you d just get fed up about it wouldn t youThis book just goes to show how codependent you can be on somebody if you allow them to control you and not give you the Good Morning, Buddha proper love you deserve This man was clearly in a time where he needed to be a lad again but it s just a shame how he treated ElizabethThis book also made me uestion whether Robert actually divorced Lena but there again we will never know 35 stars This book was very different to what I thought it was going to be In hindsight I see that the blurb is uite misleading The A relationship in its 6 month entirety where the man is a scumbag and she can t see it. Nd they fall in love with breath taking speed Slack tide tracks the ebbs and flows of the affairassionate coercive intensely sexual When you’ve known lasting love and lost it what Personal Delivery price will youay to find it again.
Elanor was born in Chingola Zambia in 1973 She was educated in the USA and England and also spent parts of her childhood in South East Asia After studying English at Oxford University she ualified as a lawyer before becoming a law reporter Her short fiction has been published in Stand The Warwick Review and Algebra Every Contact Leaves A Trace is her first novel and was longlisted for Th