Glass House

by Margaret Morton

Publisher: Pennsylvania State University Press

Written in English
Cover of: Glass House | Margaret Morton
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Number of Pages160
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ISBN 100271024631
ISBN 109780271024639

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Glass House is a fascinating, multi-layered, and superbly written account of how politics, corporate greed, low wages, and the recent heroin epidemic have nearly destroyed a once prosperous Midwestern city.

This is a must read for anyone interested in really understanding the anger and frustration of blue collar workers and the middle class in America today.”. Mar 17,  · Glass House is a fascinating, multi-layered, and superbly written account of how politics, corporate greed, low wages, and the recent heroin epidemic have nearly destroyed a once prosperous Midwestern city.

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College freshman Claire Danvers has had enough of her nightmarish dorm situation, where the popular girls never let her forget just where she ranks in the school's social scene: somewhere less than zero.

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What a disappointment. I’ve enjoyed this series from the start but the last two books have been so far fetched. The previous book was about the small town, Three Pines, finding a huge war cannon in their forest, and Glass Houses, is about conscience.

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It's the most heartbreaking tale of a city since Mike Davis's City of Quartz. Summary and reviews of Glass Houses by Louise Penny In her latest utterly gripping book, number-one New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny shatters the conventions of the crime novel to explore what Gandhi called the court of conscience.

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A journalist examines how corporate America and the politics enabling it have corroded an Ohio city to its very foundation. Alexander (America Unzipped: In Search of Sex and Satisfaction,etc.) understands Lancaster, Ohio, as perhaps only a native understands intuitively what the city long represented, the communal pride it sustained, and how the shattering of the social contract.

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Jul 11,  · Jeannette Walls graduated from Barnard College and was a journalist in New York. Her memoir, The Glass Castle, has been a New York Times bestseller for more than six years.

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Access to the site is via tour only.Glass Houses discussion questions 1. Most courtroom novels begin with a clear identification of the victim and the accused, but Louise Penny conceals that information for much of the book.

What is the impact of this unexpected structure? 2. Gamache’s relationships with multiple colleagues, from Beauvoir to Barry Zalmanowitz to.Aug 29,  · GLASS HOUSES by Louise Penny ‧ RELEASE DATE: Aug. 29, A dark, still figure, wearing long black robes and a hood, appears on the charming village green of Three Pines, a small Québec town; though at first it seems scary but harmless, it turns out to be something much more sinister.

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