|Forlag||Random House Publishing Group|
|Emne||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|
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Om Book of Bright Ideas
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Sandra Kring's A Life of Bright Ideas. Wisconsin, 1961. Evelyn ';Button' Peters is nine the summer Winnalee and her fiery-spirited older sister, Freeda, blow into her small townand from the moment she sees them, Button knows this will be a summer unlike any other. Much to her mother's dismay, Button is fascinated by the Malone sisters, especially Winnalee, a feisty scrap of a thing who carries around a shiny silver urn containing her mother's ashes and a tome she calls ';The Book of Bright Ideas.' It is here, Winnalee tells Button, that she records everything she learns: her answers to the mysteries of life. But sometimes those mysteries conceal a truth better left buried. And when a devastating secret is suddenly revealed, dividing loyalties and uprooting lives, no onefrom Winnalee and her sister to Button and her familywill ever be the same.