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[PDF / Epub] ★ The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County Author Cyra McFadden – It-ural.pro In Cyra McFadden's affluent San Francisco suburb a health club is likely to be called a center for human potential Her book The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County is a deadly satire on such preIn Cyra McFadden's affluent San Francisco suburb a health club is likely to be called a center for human potential Her book The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin Cou.

Nty is a deadly satire on such pretensions The principal characters in this mock soap opera wander aimlessly from body to body and from cliché to cliché in a cultur.

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eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro

eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro

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  1. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBThis book was suggested to me via an editor whom I admire I'm still trying to process what I thought of the novel though I have to admit that it felt a little bit beyond me at times There were so many cultural references that I was not familiar with and the language was so specific to the era that it read almost like dialect That was very interesting It's certainly a clever send up of 70s in Marin County And you can still feel some of those reverberations of that period today in the Bay Area


  2. Shannon O& Shannon O& says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBThis book is a time capsule and timeless in that it is an important link in recent um evolution if you will My parents had this book hanging around when I was young and because there were illustrations I tried to read some of it Particularly one chapter entitled Dealing with the Whole Child I remember thinking at the time this is just some grown up bs Well guess what Thirty years later I have the same reaction only hilariously so The author manages to capture sure an essence of the time period without sounding it dated today meticulously crafting great satire and making the reader care about some pretty narcissist a holes along the way I don't think it's a book that confines itself to the Marin county it takes place in we've known people like the ones in the book and we still know people like those in the bo


  3. Suzanna Stinnett Suzanna Stinnett says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBThe Serial was written in chapters and publishing in the local alternative newspaper the Pacific Sun I saw Cyra McFadden speak recently at a writer's club meeting and she revealed the dynamics of writing satire about a place so easy to poke fun at Marin County remains a stew of improbable people and scenarios over thirty years after McFadden's serialSince I am in the thick of writing my own serial based in the SF Bay area and I live in Marin County I read the compiled book version with great interest It's almost scary how little has changed As an author I could see the difficulty McFadden encountered in keeping the stories going When she spoke at Book Passage she said it was hard for her to look at the writing now herself but that's often the


  4. John John says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBEpisodic skewering of Marin County lifestyles in the 1970s Not great literature by any means but humorous and informative about the classic me decade lifestylesNote the movie version which I


  5. Diane Diane says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBThis is a fun satire of middle class white liberals in the 1970's


  6. Shannon Appelcline Shannon Appelcline says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBOnce upon a time Armistead Maupin started writing a serial for the Pacific Sun about a Marina neighborhood group of friends But then the Marin based Pacific Sun closed down its SF branch Maupin moved on to the San Francisco Chronicle where he wrote renowned Tales of the City books and the Pacific Sun began looking for a new serialist to tell the story of their home base Marin County The result was The SerialAnd it's OK It's primarily satire about the hippy crunchy granola lifestyle of Marin in the '70s And a lot of it is so much closer to the idiot hippy crunchy granola lifestyle of some people in the Bay Area today that it doesn't read like satire any The loss of that humor deprives the book of most of its interest because the characters and


  7. Paul Paul says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBThis is one of the most deadly spot on satires of a specific American time and place ever writtenSpecifically this literary skewer pierces the heart of southern Marin County just north of the Golden Gate Bridge in the mid late Seventies This was the time of the 'human potential' movement of Carl Rogers' humanist psychology of EST and of lifestyle experimentation born eually from the hangover of Haight Street hallucinogens the post Vietnam and post Watergate withdrawal


  8. Larissa Larissa says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBNot so much a novel as a 319 page catalogue of the ways that affluent Marin County residents were annoying during the 1970s That said it's a very uick read the characters may be paper thin but the satire is sharp and funny The book is sort o


  9. Lauren Lauren says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBMy sister and I used to read this every summer to the point where we had worn it out and had to buy a new copy Now we each own our own copy and it is funnier every time


  10. Beth Beth says:

    eBook Cyra McFadden Ý eBook The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County MOBI æ Ý it ural.pro serial book, year download, life free, marin mobile, county kindle, The Serial free, A Year epub, A Year in the download, Serial A Year mobile, Serial A Year in the book, The Serial A Year in the Life of Marin County ePUBAbsolutely devastating satire of the California lifestyleTOO funny McFadden's ear for jargon and cant is infallible


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