By Eve Brouwer

In 1913, at her personal modest marriage ceremony reception, Sylvia, a naïve younger bride, innocently commits a social blunder that units tongues to wagging and—for greater or worse—triggers occasions that stick to her until eventually her demise 60 years later. Her fake pas? Accepting too many invites to bop along with her spouse's father! My Grandmother Danced is instructed in short, lyrical chapters, through Sylvia herself in addition to by way of minor characters, their identities famous initially of every in their items. This leading edge constitution retains the tale brisk and fast moving. Sylvia’s trip via existence is easy and but advanced. non secular undertones complicate, instead of simplify, the tale. The publication touches on themes that make us learn our personal principles approximately adultery, warfare, homosexuality, prejudice, marriage, beginning, and demise. My Grandmother Danced appeals to readers who show pride not just in a great tale but in addition in puzzling over the whys and wherefores of a book’s characters simply as we do the motivations and activities and outcomes in our personal lives.

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