The Summer of the Great-Grandmother by Madeleine L'Engle

The Summer of the Great-Grandmother

Crosswicks Journals #2

Madeleine L'Engle

245 pages first pub 1974 (editions)

nonfiction biography memoir adventurous emotional slow-paced


This journal offers a loving and poignant portrait of L'Engle's mother in old age that is more about living than dying.

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reflective 100%
emotional 88%
sad 44%
hopeful 33%
inspiring 22%
lighthearted 22%
funny 11%
relaxing 11%


slow 50%
medium 50%

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