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Hotel Du Lac
Hotel Du Lac | Anita Brookner
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In the novel that won her the Booker Prize and established her international reputation, Anita Brookner finds a new vocabulary for framing the eternal question "Why love?" It tells the story of Edith Hope, who writes romance novels under a psudonym. When her life begins to resemble the plots of her own novels, however, Edith flees to Switzerland, where the quiet luxury of the Hotel du Lac promises to resore her to her senses.But instead of peace and rest, Edith finds herself sequestered at the hotel with an assortment of love's casualties and exiles. She also attracts the attention of a worldly man determined to release her unused capacity for mischief and pleasure. Beautifully observed, witheringly funny, Hotel du Lac is Brookner at her most stylish and potently subversive.
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quietjenn
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Can't believe I've waited so long to actually read Anita Brookner. Happy to have finally gotten to it

LeslieO I love Brookner! This one is my fav. 1mo
vivastory I bought this several months ago. I'm looking forward to reading it. 1mo
EvieBee I‘m so happy for you. I adore this book. ♥️ It‘s like a cozy sweater on a chilly morning. 1mo
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quietjenn @LeslieO I'm really looking forward to reading more by her! 1mo
quietjenn @EvieBee it was such perfect reading for today and yesterday (the first few days where is really felt like fall). 1mo
LeahBergen Oh good!! I‘m so glad you‘re loving it as much as I did! 😊 1mo
Cathythoughts I love her too ❤️ 1mo
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LeahBergen
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I‘ve been spending a few hours of my afternoon with this book and MY GOD … it‘s brilliant. I always forget how much I love Brookner‘s precise and meticulous prose. 💚💙

MaureenMc This was my first Brookner. It‘s so amazing. 2mo
vivastory I was reorganizing earlier today & I was pondering reading this next wk. You've convinced me 2mo
quietjenn Oh, I've been meaning to read this forever. Maybe you'll inspire me 😉 2mo
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HardcoverHearts Absolutely exquisite! 2mo
EvieBee It‘s one of my favorites! Published on my exact birthday too. It‘s special. 2mo
slategreyskies I love that pencil! It looks like my favorite Blackwing 811! :) 2mo
erzascarletbookgasm My first Brookner too and I love it. Been wanting to read more by her. 2mo
youneverarrived Beautiful cover too! 2mo
Leftcoastzen I read it so long ago, all I remember is I really liked it . 😀 2mo
batsy Lovely photo! And you've reminded me that I definitely need to read more Brookner. I loved A Start in Life. 2mo
Cathythoughts I loved this book too .. 👌🏻 2mo
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sisilia
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Book haul 🎉

DivineDiana Wish I was in that car enroute to the Hotel du Lac! ❤️ 5mo
sisilia @DivineDiana Same! Missing travel so much 😻 5mo
erzascarletbookgasm My first Anita Brookner and I liked it! I read Hard Times back in school, can‘t recall much 😂. Enjoy your haul. 5mo
sisilia @erzascarletbookgasm Glad that you liked Hotel du Lac ☺️ 5mo
Cathythoughts Nice one 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 5mo
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veritysalter
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A book about a restful place.

OriginalCyn620 📚👍🏻📚 13mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I need to go there!!! 13mo
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Hidie
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I don't really know how to feel about this book...it's very short and easy to read, but I don't understand why it won a Booker Prize back in 1984. It's just "okay" for me and far from "amazing."

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Tanisha_A
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All of these arrived in the mail this week. All are used except Allende. I am ecstatic even though i know i won't be getting to some of them soon. Well, someone said buying books and reading 'em are two separate activities - and rightly so. 😁

#bookmail #FriYAY

LeahBergen You have some great reading ahead of you there! ❤️❤️ 2y
Leftcoastzen It‘s always good to have a stash!📚📚📚 2y
BookishMe Awesome! 2y
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TrishB That‘s an exciting book mail week 😁 2y
ju.ca.no lovely haul! better safe then sorry, it's always good to have a big collection to choose from 😁 2y
Cathythoughts Nice one 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2y
batsy Some lovely books in there, some of which are my faves 😍 2y
erzascarletbookgasm Some great reads ahead! 👍 2y
Tonton Nice! Loved Smilla. 2y
kspenmoll Isabelle Allende is our book club choice for March. You have some great choices! Loved both Middlemarch & Emily of the New Moon! (edited) 2y
youneverarrived It really is! Great haul 😍 2y
BiblioLitten Wow! Nice💕 2y
Tanisha_A @Tonton I have heard rave reviews about Smilla, especially here on Litsy. Looking forward! 2y
Tanisha_A @batsy Yesss! It's inspired from some of your reviews, love! 😘 2y
Tanisha_A @kspenmoll I will try to read Long Petal in March. Will look out for the book you choose for your bookclub. 💚 Middlemarch and Emily have been on my TBR since soo long. 2y
canbku Can't wait for Long Petal to come available at my library! Hopefully before March is over! 2y
Tanisha_A @canbku Awesome! Hope you get your hands on it soon. It sounds like an engaging read. 2y
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Hooked_on_books
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Romance writer Edith has done something embarrassing and is urged to get away for a bit. She then finds herself at a hotel in #Switzerland at somewhat loose ends and a bit vulnerable. This is an odd little book with an interesting cast of characters and an abrupt ending which further cements my feeling that the Booker committee and I don‘t see eye to eye. I enjoyed this, but it was good not great.

#ReadingEurope2020

Cathythoughts 👍🏻❤️❤️❤️ 2y
Librarybelle I do wonder about some of the books selected as prize winners...I don‘t always see the reasoning either. It‘s the same for me some movies that win accolades. 2y
BarbaraBB Nice! I read this long ago. 2y
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Hooked_on_books
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There‘s just something warming about an older library book. I‘m imagining all the hands this has gone through over the years, all the eyes that have read it‘s pages…

thegirlwiththelibrarybag Wow! It‘s doing well if it survived the 80s to now! 2y
Crazeedi That is so very true 2y
Blaire Yes! I miss those stamps. Also it was easier for me to remember when it was due! Edit:realize this also has current stamps...my library doesn‘t do that anymore. (edited) 2y
LeahBergen Sigh. I love this. 😍😍 2y
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Ms_T
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A few years ago, when I was a Twitter user, I became friends with an author who recommended this book to me. I regret taking so long to read it. What a glorious piece of literature! The story is gentle, full of the main character‘s musings, has an interesting mix of supporting characters, a perfect setting and is beautifully written. I loved it! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Centique I adored this book too! 2y
TheEllieMo I haven‘t read the book, but I have memories of seeing the film version starring Anna Massey, and being captivated. I must read the book. 2y
Ms_T @Centique @TheEllieMo It was a wonderful read! 2y
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veritysalter
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LeahBergen Look at all those pretty Penguins! 🐧 2y
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erzascarletbookgasm
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Loved this quiet book about the reflections and musings of a spinster writer who took a break and ‘flee‘ to #Switzerland .
#LetsTravelAugust

Cathythoughts 👍🏻♥️ 2y
Centique I loved this too -my first Brookner but I must read more! 2y
OriginalCyn620 👌🏻📚🇨🇭 2y
Blaire That cover is so pretty! 2y
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IndoorDame
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First thing I thought of for this prompt is this one from me tbr. #letstravelaugust #hotel @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @OriginalCyn620

OriginalCyn620 👌🏻📚🏨 2y
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TheEllieMo
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Anna Massey was perfect as Edith Hope in the 1986 TV production of #Hotel Du Lac

#LetsTravelAug
@OriginalCyn620
@Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

OriginalCyn620 👌🏻😊🏨 2y
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erzascarletbookgasm
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This quiet and graceful novel is set in a #hotel on the shore of a Swiss lake. I really enjoyed my first Brookner and look forward to read more of her.

#LetsTravelAugust

Cathythoughts Loved this one ... “ quiet & graceful “ beautiful description 2y
Ms_T I‘ve had this on my must-read list forever and have been pondering over it recently as it‘s Q9.99 for Kindle. Your blurb has convinced me to get it ?? 2y
OriginalCyn620 👌🏻📚🏨 2y
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Read66
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Really loved this story about a woman figuring out what her future is going to be while she hides out in the Hotel Du Lac. Loved the characters living in the hotel with Edith. And loved the decision she makes about her future life.

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squirrelbrain
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The Hotel du Lac isn‘t actually a particularly #grandhotel but the book certainly is grand!

#wanderingjune

Cinfhen This sounds promising xx lovely photo #CoverCrush 2y
erzascarletbookgasm I love this cover! 2y
Cathythoughts I loved this one too - grand ♥️ 2y
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BarbaraBB I didn‘t think of this one but it‘s a great choice! 2y
Caroline2 Oh sounds good! Stacked! 😉 2y
Centique I love this book! And what a pretty photo 😍 2y
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MaureenMc
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Finishing my second cup of coffee while reading my first Anita Brookner. This one is a definite #blameitonlitsy purchase. Sadly, I‘d never heard of her until several Littens posted about her work.

Zelma That was my first Brookner too. I liked it quite a bit. Quiet but satisfying. 3y
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erzascarletbookgasm
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This slim novel is beautiful and evocative in writing with a melancholy undertone. It‘s a quiet novel (no excitement here), and character-driven, at times it feels too leisurely and moody. We follow Edith, a middle-aged, single, successful writer of romantic fiction, as she examines her life and love choices while observing and interacting with the few odd guests in the hotel. 👇

erzascarletbookgasm ... Edith‘s secret on why she is temporarily staying at the hotel is revealed in flashbacks. The sense of loneliness is captured splendidly and the wry humour is brilliant. And the ending was a surprise (to me). Thank you for the copy, @batsy (the cover is gorgeous and does reflect the mood of the novel). I do think you‘ll like it if you haven‘t read it. 3y
merelybookish Great review! I've wanted to read this for eons! 3y
squirrelbrain I read this recently and loved it! ❤️ 3y
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Kalalalatja Stacked! 3y
batsy Lovely review and I'm so glad you enjoyed it ❤️ I look forward to reading it! 3y
Cathythoughts Great review! In loved this one ♥️♥️ 3y
kspenmoll Love your review! 3y
readordierachel Sounds lovely! 3y
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erzascarletbookgasm
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“Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive. Bad women never take the blame for anything.”

ladym30 Great quote!👍🏻❤️ 3y
Suet624 Yup! 3y
readordierachel Lovely painting 💙 3y
Cathythoughts Great quote & beautiful pic 3y
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erzascarletbookgasm
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“My idea of absolute happiness is to sit in a hot garden all day, reading, or writing, utterly safe in the knowledge that the person I love will come home to me in the evening. Every evening.”
#currentlyreading

Painting from Irina Sztukowski Art Collections.

tammysue Pretty 🌺 3y
cathysaid Gorgeous...the painting and the quote ❤️ (edited) 3y
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erzascarletbookgasm
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#literaryluck #spellmarchwithbooktitles

Erm..only read A and R (loved them). Heard great things about the rest, hope to get to them soon. Soonish. 🤞😁

Trashcanman 🤗💖 3y
BarbaraBB All such good books ❤️ 3y
Cathythoughts I havnt read Atonement... loved ♥️all the rest 👍🏻 3y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 🙌🏻📚 3y
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squirrelbrain
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What a beautiful book, about Edith who has been exiled to the Hotel du Lac after causing some ‘embarrassment‘, which is slowly revealed as the story continues. We also observe Edith‘s fellow guests through her novelist‘s eyes and through letters that she writes back home.

Although it‘s a rather gentle story there are also a number of twists that I didn‘t foresee - highly recommended!

@Cathythoughts - I shall have to try her other books now...

gradcat I wish I could be Edith—this book sounds wonderful—I‘m stacking & thanks for your post + review 🥰 3y
Cathythoughts Lovely review... I‘m so glad you like her ! I think she is a beautiful writer. I must look up some I hVnt read yet ... there wasn‘t one I didn‘t like 👍🏻♥️ 3y
squirrelbrain @gradcat , yes do try it. It‘s only a small book but definitely a classic! 3y
squirrelbrain @Cathythoughts 😘 I‘ll let you know if I read any more! 3y
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squirrelbrain
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#hellothursday

@wanderinglynn

1. Tagged book, although I‘m already about a third of the way through.
2. It‘s my husband‘s birthday too, so no doubt birthday things will be happening. He‘ll probably drink a Guinness too!
3. I found many as a child....
4. Only been to Dublin airport in transit to the US!
5. Hello new followers! 🍀
 @trioxin_sematary @starrdom @emmaturi

emmaturi Thanks for the tag! 3y
wanderinglynn Happy birthday to your hubby! 🎉🎂 And thanks for playing! 🍀 3y
starrdom Thanks @squirrelbrain ! Good 🍀 back at ya! 3y
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squirrelbrain
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Day off work today so a (rather chilly) visit to York. Had to visit lots of bookshops and eat cake to keep out of the cold....

Only 2 books purchased but both ones I‘ve been wanting to read for a while.

Cathythoughts Oh Helen !! I love Anita Brookner... Hotel de Lac was my first & her most acclaimed.. I loved others even more 3y
Cathythoughts It‘s cold & windy here too 3y
JennyM Ah, beautiful York. The daffodils on the city walls and around Cliffords Tower are always such a glorious sight. Looks like you had a lovely day...even if it was cold 😊 3y
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squirrelbrain Good to know @cathythoughts! I look forward to it and hopefully I‘ll love her and want to read more 😘 3y
squirrelbrain @JennyM - I love daffodils, they‘re one of my favourite flowers and York in the spring is just lovely isn‘t it?! At least we had sunshine and blue skies today... 💐 3y
Dragon That sky is so blue 💙 3y
LeeRHarry Jealous! 😏 York 💕 also I really liked Hotel du Lac (edited) 3y
Oryx I loved the Outsiders 3y
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rachaich
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Pickpick

Wonderful prose throughout and an interesting account if a woman's thoughts and feelings.
I'm pleased with the ending too.

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Emilymdxn
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A wonderful book, tho I don‘t think I‘ll listen to Anita Brookner on audio again as I don‘t think it suits her as much as some writers. I love these short, perfectly formed, slow novels where not an awful lot happens but you get to know complicated people.

MaGoose I've never listened to her books on audio, but loved reading them. 3y
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Emilymdxn
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Some women raise altars to themselves, and they are right to do so.

Damn straight Anita

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rachaich
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Trying this one...
Like the language so far :)

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Emilymdxn
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Up next, i loved the other Anita Brookner book I read so very excited for this one! So many people have told me they loved it so I‘ve got high hopes

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jhod
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Thank you so much @Cathythoughts @squirrelbrain @eraderneely - amazing gifts and cards and sheep - thank you!!! Feeling the Litsy love #jbuk Xxx

Cathythoughts Of great you got your post ! Enjoy 😊 3y
MaGoose Read Hotel Du Lac a number of years ago. Enjoyed it very much. 3y
squirrelbrain Yay it arrived at last! 😁 3y
eraderneely Yay! 3y
LeahBergen That sheep pen is fabulous! 😆 3y
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Cathythoughts
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I thought this beautifully written & I loved going to Hotel du Lac with Edith ... and knowing what went on inside her .. all she kept inside ... But , she would not be turned to stone ( thank god for that ) ❤️

Ms_T Nice review. This has been on my TBR forever 😳 4y
Cathythoughts @Ms_T thanks 🙏🏻. It‘s a good read 4y
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Cathythoughts
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I have been listening to this one over the weekend.... it is very enjoyable. I will be looking to read more by Anita Brookner 👍🏻❤️

Dolly Good to know. I‘m looking forward to reading this but haven‘t heard much about it. 4y
batsy That's good to know! I enjoyed the tagged book. And plan to read the rest of her novels chronologically #grandplans 4y
Cathythoughts @Dolly @batsy all new to me ... but I will be going back for more! ❤️❤️❤️ 4y
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Cathythoughts
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In bed with a virus. So I decided to treat myself & add to my never ending TBR .... these 2 Litsy inspired books. 😁❤️delighted ... I love knowing they are there now , 👍🏻

Tanisha_A Hope you kick that virus out soon! Feel better! 4y
Cathythoughts @Tanisha_A thankyou , you are very kind ❤️ 4y
JaclynW I hope you get better soon! 4y
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Cathythoughts @JaclynW thanks 🙏🏻💕💕💕 4y
erzascarletbookgasm It‘s such a pleasure knowing you have all these wonderful books waiting for you at your fingertips. 😊 Rest well and hope you‘ll get well soon! 😙 (edited) 4y
batsy Hope you recover swiftly 💐 4y
rubyslippersreads Feel better soon! 4y
Cathythoughts @erzascarletbookgasm @batsy @rubyslippersreads thankyou Ladies, ye are so good ❤️ 4y
rohit-sawant Hope you return to full health soon! 4y
Cathythoughts Thankyou @rohit-sawant 🙏🏻 4y
MaureenMc Get well soon! My daughter is at home today with a stomach bug. 😬 She seems to be doing better so hopefully back to school tomorrow. 🤞 4y
Cathythoughts @MaureenMc thanks & I hope your daughter feels better soon too. My granddaughter was sick this week too - I think I picked this up from her. These bugs are so contagious 😷. 💕💕💕 4y
LeahBergen Feel better soon! 😘 4y
Cathythoughts @LeahBergen thankyou ❤️your very good 4y
JessClark78 Hope you feel better soon. 🌸 4y
Cathythoughts @JessClark78 aww thankyou, your very good 👍🏻❤️ 4y
TrishB Hope you‘re feeling better soon Cathy ❤️ 4y
CarolynM Hope you feel better soon 🌷🌷🌷 4y
DivineDiana Sending healing wishes for a quick recovery! 💗 4y
Cathythoughts @TrishB @CarolynM @DivineDiana you are all so nice , Thankyou for your kind wishes 💕💕💕 4y
Centique Get well quick C. 💕🌸 I‘m so interested to hear what you think of Anita Brookner. I‘m a recent convert 😍 4y
Cathythoughts @Centique thankyou ! I might take awhile to get there , but I‘m looking forward to it... I‘ll will definitely let you know. 4y
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Centique
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This was just the quiet thoughtful novel I needed to read. Anita Brookner takes a modest middle aged woman, Edith, who has caused a disgrace and gives her space to think, in an out of the way hotel filled mostly with other women. Edith observes the others and thinks about the roles women play and how her own choices have led her to be a particular type of woman. (It feels like the 1950s or so?) A tiny book full of the most moving visual imagery.

Centique My first Anita Brookner and now I‘m a fan. 💕PS pic collage put my book into a photo frame like this. Clever app 👍 4y
CarolynM I read quite a 3 or 4 Anita Brookner novels a few years ago but I had to stop when I found myself wanting to shake her female characters out of their passivity. So frustrating! 4y
Centique @CarolynM I can imagine if they‘re all like that it would frustrate me too! 4y
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CarolynM She writes really well, but ... Ugh! 4y
batsy Sounds lovely! I enjoyed A Start in Life and was planning to read her works chronologically, but as usual *all the other books* get in the way 😐 4y
Centique @batsy yes, that‘s the story of my life too! “Dear book, you seem very attractive, you really do, but I‘m deeply committed to my TBR right now. Maybe in a few years we could consider getting together for a coffee or something?” 😂😂 4y
batsy 🤣🤣 4y
Blaire This sounds so good...great review. 4y
Centique @Blaire thanks so much! 💕 4y
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Leftcoastzen
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I figured out what Brookner I read! Hotel Du Lac won the Booker Prize in 1984,I read it in 1988. I remember liking it but can‘t remember anything else .😄

saresmoore Very cool! 4y
ValerieAndBooks Aha! Title sounds familiar— was it ever made into a movie? 4y
Leftcoastzen @ValerieAndBooks It was a BBC movie but I have not seen it. 4y
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ReadingEnvy I liked it! Despite my silly Brookner used bookstore thing where I've bought at least six, it remains the only one I've read. 4y
LeahBergen It‘s the only one I‘ve read and I‘ve been stockpiling, too. 😆 @ReadingEnvy 4y
ReadingEnvy @LeahBergen maybe one of these days we should compare notes and have a buddy read 4y
LeahBergen @ReadingEnvy Definitely! 👍🏻 I think I‘m up to 4 unread ones on my shelf now. 4y
Leftcoastzen @ReadingEnvy @LeahBergen I‘m game . I have none in the stash ,but as we have established I can find one at my local used bookstore.😀 4y
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HotCocoaReads
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A slow, character-driven novel that explores the mind of a woman, Edith, who is spending some time in exile in a nearly empty hotel in Switzerland. It's very well-written. The ending very much surprised me, but it was a satisfying ending!

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Ms_T
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A selection of books from my library with an #ocean (or water) on the cover. Hotel du Lac has been on my TBR forever. #SizzlinSummerBooks

JoeStalksBeck Hidden Bodies!!! Yay!! 4y
Ms_T @JoeStalksBeck I had to include it 😃 4y
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chelsey.aytch
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Okay, on the surface there doesn't seem to be alot going on in this one. But, I thought this story was great. The writing is gorgeous--the characters and setting were all fully realized, and I enjoyed getting to the bottom of why exactly Edith was staying at the hotel. It's definitely a quiet story, a slow-burner, but worth it.

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Of all the books I've read this year, this is one of the ones that has stayed with me and I #wishiwasthere residing in a hotel by the lake in Switzerland ... Intrigues, mountain air and Europe ... Tempting! #Booktober catch-up continues 😉

Libby1 Wow. I'm glad you liked this one. I could not get along with it at all. I can read sad books but it just felt very hopeless. I stayed with it to the end but then we broke up. 😉 5y
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CatAndKindle
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Are you not tired of being polite to rude people?‘

LauraJ Life in customer service sucks. 5y
Karli Sooooo tired. 5y
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CatAndKindle
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Fiction, the time- honoured resource of the ill- at- ease