Kingdom of Childhood

Kingdom of Childhood

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8.79 Kingdom of Childhood

The Kingdom of Childhood is the story of a boy and a woman: sixteen-year-old Zach Patterson, uprooted and struggling to reconcile his knowledge of his mother's extramarital affair, and Judy McFarland, a kindergarten teacher watching her family unravel before her eyes. Thrown together to organize a fundraiser for their failing private school and bonded by loneliness, they begin an affair that at first thrills, then corrupts each of them. Judy sees in Zach the elements… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

Despite the great talent Coleman clearly has as a writer, The Kingdom of Childhood just didn't manage to live up to how great it could have been.

Don't underestimate the power of this book to get under your skin. Its genuinely disturbing plot lurks behind the homely story of Judy, a forty-something kindergarten teacher in a Steiner school in small-town America.

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Book Details  

Publisher: MIRA (September 27, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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