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Download ô The Vacationers á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook For the Posts a two week trip to the Balearic island of Mallorca with their extended family and friends is a celebration Franny and Jim are observing their thirty fifth wedding anniversary and th. I confess to being utterly baffled by this book I m not referring to the book itself which had a minimal plot that was very easy to follow I m referring to the critical reaction to The Vacationers It had glowing reviews and seemed to be on every summer reading list After reading it I can only shake my head in wonder and ask why Mass hallucination Bribery All the critics were friends of the writer I don t know what else would explain this book being anointed this summer s must readThe writing was perfectly fine if nothing special but the story itself was so meh The plot was boring with the various storylines being mostly very well trod ground done better by other books Husband has cheated on wife who has kind of let herself go In turn she behaves like a shrew He feels bad and waits around to see if she ll forgive him Younger daughter is a surly virgin who hates everyone and thinks she ll be ugly forever Older son is a screw up living with an older woman he doesn t love so he cheats on her in order to end the relationshipThe book s only novel characters are Charles and Lawrence an older married gay couple who want to adopt a baby But they get the least amount of pages and even then the focus is on their having a kid That would be fine but its hardly explored nor is the idea of what marriage means to gay men how it affects them and their families how same sex marriage might change heterosexual marriage etc Those would be interesting topics to explore but instead Straub treats Charles like a heterosexual woman desperate to have a baby Yawn Carmen is also somewhat interesting but also gets short shrift I get that The Vacationers is about family dysfunction loving your family anyway etc but most of the characters are so unpleasant andor cliche and their stories so uninteresting that I didn t care what happened by the end If they were my family I certainly wouldn t want to spend any time with them As a reader I m baffled why critics think I d want to spend time with these boring unpleasant people I guess the other summer books must have been really bad Harry Clarke With Bonus Performance Lillian the Posts a Emerging India two week Nine uestions For A Princess trip Living the Secular Life to One Part Woman the Balearic island of Mallorca with One Part Woman their extended family and friends is a celebration Franny and Jim are observing Kashmiri Cooking their The Last Dance thirty fifth wedding anniversary and English Bites th. 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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Vacationers I do not know why I kept reading this book It's basically a book about a family on vacation in MallorcaSome of the members have cheated outside their respective relationships at one time or another and all the resentmentsecrets finally come to light and not even in any exciting events They just talk about itThat'

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Vacationers This book was about as satisfying as eating a 12 pack of sugarless cinnamon gum for Sunday dinner This is the tale of Franny a short fat petty shrew of a woman who goes on vacation with her gay of course best friend and his partner; her philandering husband Jim; her spoiled useless children; and Carmen poor poor Carmen Franny is using their 2 weeks in Mallorca to decide whether or not to stay in her marriage

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    Read è PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Å Emma Straub EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Vacationers I guess I'm going to miss saying god I hate this book every 10 minutes I can't stand it any I just realized I have two chapters left and it hasn't stopped sucking once Throwing in the towel

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Vacationers Find all of my reviews at Stars “Secrets are no fun for anyone Keep that in mind” When my husband asked what I was reading about over the weekend the answer was simple Nothing He followed up that response with “uh oh so it’s a 1 Star book then?” I surprised him by saying no and here I am giving The Vacationers a solid 35 I still stand by this being about “nothing” when compared to most other books I read but I rememb

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Vacationers Well this was just an absolute delight I will admit that I was hesitant; although I had high hopes I didn't love Emma's previous book Laura Lamont's Life in Pictures so I didn't expect to be reading her again any time soon But my own vacation snuck up on me and suddenly I was staring down three long flights and nine days at the beach with not a thing on my shelves that I was thrilled about A uick last minute

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  • Hardcover
  • 292
  • The Vacationers
  • Emma Straub
  • en
  • 13 July 2020
  • 9781594631573