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➹ [Reading] ➻ Palisades Park By Alan Brennert ➮ – Gigonog.me Growing up in the 1930s there is no magical place than Palisades Amusement Park in New Jersey—especially for seven year old Antoinette who horrifies her mother by insisting on the unladylike nicknamReading Palisades Park By Alan Brennert Gigonogme Growing up in the 1930s there is no magical place than Palisades Amusement Park in New Jersey—especially for seven year old Antoinette who horrifies her mother by insisting on the unladylike nicknam Growing up in the s there is no magical place than Palisades Amusement Park in New Jersey—especially for seven year old Antoinette who horrifies her mother by insisting on the unladylike nickname Toni and her brother Jack Toni helps her parents Eddie and Ad

Ele Stopka at the stand where they sell homemade French fries amid the roar of the Cyclone roller coaster There is also the lure of the world’s biggest salt water pool complete with divers whose astonishing stunts inspire Toni despite her mother's insistence that girls can't be high diversBut a family of dreamers doesn't always share the same dreams and then the world intrudes There's the Great Depression and Pearl Harbor which hits home in ways that will split the family apart; and perils like fire and race riots in the park Both Eddie and J

palisades pdf park pdf Palisades Park PDFEPUBEle Stopka at the stand where they sell homemade French fries amid the roar of the Cyclone roller coaster There is also the lure of the world’s biggest salt water pool complete with divers whose astonishing stunts inspire Toni despite her mother's insistence that girls can't be high diversBut a family of dreamers doesn't always share the same dreams and then the world intrudes There's the Great Depression and Pearl Harbor which hits home in ways that will split the family apart; and perils like fire and race riots in the park Both Eddie and J

PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼

PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ Alan Brennert is the author of the historical novels Palisades Park Honolulu chosen one of the best books of by The Washington Post and Moloka'i which won the Bookies Award sponsored by the Contra Costa Library for the Book Club Book of the Year and has sold over copies since publication It was also a One Book One San Diego selection He has won an Emmy Award and.

10 thoughts on “Palisades Park

  1. Diane Yannick Diane Yannick says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBMy rating is 45 to be exact This book was just a good old fashioned read For me that never goes out of style There are no moral dilemmas that you have to unravel There are no symbolic flights of fancy leaving you wondering if you are missing big chunks of meaning There is no show offy writing that makes you pay attention to the writing than the plotWhat you do have is an engaging story that vividly evokes a time and place Palisades Park NJ during its heyday 1920's 1971 I could smell the French fries soaked in vinegar and hear the clank of the old wooden roller coaster As a child in the 50's I clearly remember the huge appeal of amusement parks food smells ballys c


  2. Edward Lorn Edward Lorn says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBWINNER BEST BARGAIN BOOK OF 2015I picked up this book at my local BAM for 6 and it's one of those rare occasions where I would have happily paid full price for a clearance rack book Palisades Park covers the lives of the Stopka family over the course of four decades and how the titular amusement park factors into their existen


  3. Amanda Amanda says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBDecember 2012PLEASE let this be as good as Honolulu and Moloka'iMay 2013This is a hard book to review Alan Brennert became one of my favorite authors after reading Moloka'i and Honolulu This book was odd though in that the main character really seemed to be Palisades Park The rest of the main characters seemed to be supporting roles I do think they were well developed but I never could see the direction the book was going because I couldn't really tell what the book was about besides the life and evolution of the park I'm sure this would be amazing for those familiar with the park because Brennert did suc


  4. Elyse Walters Elyse Walters says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBAlan Brennert is a gifted storyteller As with Molokai' and HololuluThis book is a wonderful tribute to the famous Palisades Amusement Park in New Jersey a mile from where Alan himself lived as childThe characters are irresistible The historical fiction is well researched The family challenges between the characters feel real intimateVisuals and smells come alive while taking this Palisades Park journeyFor me there were a 'f


  5. Erin Erin says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBI was really disappointed in this book While it had a great cover and a promising concept the writing was flat and not engaging at all The author bit off than he could chew with trying to encompass such a long time period and so many events in such a short novel This book would have been better had it perhaps spanned only one summer and delved in to the characters As it was the characters were unlikable and always seemed like auaintances rather than people you were getting to know Also once he got in to civil rights nons


  6. George George says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBCAPTIVATING NOSTALGIA“Evenings at the Stopka home as in most homes in America revolved around the welcoming voice of the radio—a tall mahogany veneer Philco console standing solemn as a church organ in the corner the family gathered round in secular congregation”—page 97423With his third novel PALISADES PARK Alan Brennert has cemented his place among the twenty or so of my ‘top ten’ all time favorite storytellers He writes in the Author’s Notes “This novel is a love letter to a cherished part of my childhood”—page 414423 It is indeed a love letter a delightful and warm love story of wondrous times and places and of days gone by New Jersey is a very long way from Hawaii the setting for Alan’s first two beautiful novels and I’ll admit to a twinge of disappointment when I first learne


  7. Janet Janet says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBAlan Brennert's Palisades Park is the perfect summer read you can almost feel the salty Atlantic air and smell the cotton candy as you read this page turning family saga At turns heartwarming and heartbreaking this well written novel will fill you with a satisfying nostalgia for summer and young love


  8. Dana Dana says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBRead of my reviews on my blog feelings about Palisades Park could best be compared with the way Clark Griswold feels when he reaches Wally World and punches the moose in the face Despite the alluring cover art the choppy writing and multitude of characters in Palisades Park wasn't for me Although the story's heroine is Toni the book didn't begin to focus on her life until 70 pages in


  9. Karen R Karen R says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBAlan Brennert won me over with “Molokai” so I was eager to read another novel by this multitalented author tv producer screenwriter In Palisades Park he pays tribute to the renowned Palisades Amusement Park in New Jersey I was transported to the time and place of this legendary park during a volatile period in history and I felt invested in the story and its’ cast of characters I did not want it to end Wonderfully written


  10. Shelby *trains flying monkeys* Shelby *trains flying monkeys* says:

    PDF/EPUB Alan Brennert ↠ ↠ Palisades Park MOBI ¼ palisades pdf, park pdf, Palisades Park PDFEPUBOf course I'm reading this the week the carnival comes to my town Yes I'm going I can't resist after reading this book Makes you crave cotton candy and you actually smell it in the air when you are reading this book Wonderful story about a family and an amusement park from days past I miss them


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