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☃ [PDF / Epub] ☂ Intentional By Lynn Arbor ✑ – Citybells.co.uk In this novel a woman’s friends and family deal with the aftermath of her suicide as they try to understand her reasons and their own rolesThe last Lily Cummings hears from her best friend Dust StewPDF Epub Intentional By Lynn Arbor Citybellscouk In this novel a woman’s friends and family deal with the aftermath of her suicide as they try to understand her reasons and their own rolesThe last Lily Cummings hears from her best friend Dust Stew In this novel a woman’s friends and family deal with the aftermath of her suicide as they try to understand her reasons and their own rolesThe last Lily Cummings hears from her best friend Dust Steward is a text message “I love U Be” Be what? Dust shortened from Dusty can never tell her because she shoots herself with her husband’s gun in the fancy bathroom of their home’s luxurious new addition Lily together with Dust’s husband daughter mother and ne

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Ighbor struggles with her grief confusion and guilt Dust left no note and had apparently been planning the suicide for some time Why? A passionate environmentalist Dust hated the house extension and its enormous carbon footprint—concerns that her husband Robert with his conservative political ambitions dismissed He also threatened to keep their daughter Grace from her if she tried to divorce Now he must face up to his role “I’m not innocentEverything she believed in I smacked down I did it” With good cause or without everyone wonders if they could have done Dust’s suicide becomes a catalyst for other major life changes elsewhere—a collapsing marriage rapprochement with a long gone mother etc Throughout this intelligent and perceptive nov

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Intentional El Arbor traces with strength and delicacy the many strands leading up to and away from a suicide She brings out the textures of people’s lives through their in jokes and little customs so that readers can feel the web of living connections that Dust was part of and left behind The childhood friendship between Lily and Dust is shown to be full of the shared fears hopes and joys that kept them friends into adulthood which helps define the scope of loss Though everyone tries to play detective to understand Dust’s suicide the answers are messy After Dust’s death one of her jigsaw puzzles unfinished lies gathering dust the pieces never put togetherA thoughtful sensitive but never saccharine exploration of what suicide leaves behind Kirkus Review

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  • Elizabeth Voss

    kindle ã Intentional× ebook Î lynn arbor Intentional This is a very thoughtful sensitive and well written book The characters feel like real people The author's style of shifting from one character's perspective to another using a close third person is effective Each character has a different personality and hisher own ideas about why Dust Steward committed suicideGrief affects each of them differently and ultimately leads to changes and new beginnings for some of them The writing is clear and fluid You'll love this book if you like Elizabeth Strout Sue Miller Alice McDermott Alice Munro and Elizabeth Berg


  • Annis Pratt

    kindle ã Intentional× ebook Î lynn arbor Intentional This is a well crafted attention holding novel that begins with the suicide of the protagonist’s best friend Lily has brought cleaning materials to remove the blood from the bathroom where Dust shot herself but is too horrified to stay From this startling event one which you might ordinarily expect to occur later in a plot the novel describes the impact of Dust’s suicide on the lives of her friends and familyI have spent a good deal of time