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Sara Donati

Autor(a) de Into the Wilderness

18+ Works 8,029 Membros 224 Críticas 44 Favorited

About the Author

Rosina Lippi was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 14, 1956. She received a PhD in linguistics from Princeton University. Before becoming a full-time writer, she worked as a professor. She writes the Wilderness series under the pen name Sara Donati. Her title The Gilded Hour is a New York Times mostrar mais bestseller. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Sara Donati

Associated Works

Celia Garth (1950) — Prefácio, algumas edições318 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

Nome legal
Lippi-Green, Rosina
Outros nomes
Donati, Sara
Lippi, Rosina
Data de nascimento
1956-01-14
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA (birth)
Local de nascimento
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locais de residência
Chicago, Illinois, USA (birth)
Vorarlberg, Austria
Princeton, New Jersey, USA
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Roselle, New Jersey, USA
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA (mostrar todos 8)
Bellingham, Washington, USA
Harpenden, Hertfordshire, England, UK
Educação
Princeton University (PhD|Linguistics)
Ocupações
professor
novelist

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Rosina Lippi was born on January 14, 1956 in Chicago, Illinois. She has lived for long periods in the Austrian alps, on the East coast (where she earned a PhD in linguistics from Princeton) and Michigan. After twelve years as a tenured professor --getting up early and staying up late to write fiction-- she took heart in hand and left academia. These days she writes full time from her home on Puget Sound, where she lives with her husband (the Mathematician), their daughter (the Girlchild), Tuck and Bunny (the puppy boys) and the Girlchld's two cats. She divides her time between her next novel, family, friends, television and textile arts.

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Ms. Donato tells a good tale. The characters have dimension and the historical details seem well researched. I wince when I see an incorrect use of the word “which” when “that” is the appropriate one. My personal problem, I realize. This word choice arose frequently. It interrupted the flow for me, but I pressed on and am glad I did.
 
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bschweiger | 64 outras críticas | Feb 4, 2024 |
Well-researched historical fiction, set mainly in 1880s New York City, that touches on many of the urban, social, and political issues of that time. The main character, surgeon Dr. Lilianne ("Anna") Savard, is an intelligent, independent-minded, strong woman, as is her cousin Sophie Savard, also a physician, and their Aunt Quinlan, an artist stymied by arthritis in her later years. The novel is part love story, part social commentary on issues of contraception, abortion, working conditions, bigotry, class structure, homelessness, poverty, and orphaned children.… (mais)
 
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bschweiger | 30 outras críticas | Feb 4, 2024 |
This second of two books in the Waverly Place duology is the continued saga of the Savard and Mezzanotte families in 1880s New York City and suburban New Jersey. I found it a little more contrived than the first book. It was murder mystery meets historical fiction meets social ills meets love story. It almost was too much. Nevertheless, still well-researched and well-written.
 
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bschweiger | 13 outras críticas | Feb 4, 2024 |
Kate Reading (Narrator)
Longest drawn uot book ever, Lots of plots going on. I enjoyed it
 
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cfulton20 | 13 outras críticas | Nov 13, 2023 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
18
Also by
1
Membros
8,029
Popularidade
#3,019
Avaliação
4.1
Críticas
224
ISBN
185
Línguas
8
Marcado como favorito
44

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