The Avalon Ladies Scrapbooking Society

The Avalon Ladies Scrapbooking Society

A Novel

Large Print - 2013
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In the little town of Avalon, Illinois "population 4,243," some residents scrapbook their memories and make new ones, while others struggle to free themselves from the past.
Publisher: Thorndike, Maine :, Center Point Large Print,, 2013
ISBN: 9781611737349
Branch Call Number: LARGE PRINT Gee 2013
Characteristics: 639 pages (large print) ; 23 cm


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Jul 04, 2015

Such a great book! The mix of characters and their stories easily made this book one of my favorites!

Dec 27, 2014

This book was a simple comforting story about small town life. Very interesting subject matter for crafty folk.

skylars Nov 21, 2013

To tell the truth, I only got 1/4 of the way through. Boring....!

Aug 26, 2013

If you like Debbie Macomber's books, you will like this.

ladydebv May 27, 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed this book about women's friendships. If you like Debbie MacComber , you will love this book. a heartwarming story about women coming together to support one another through troubling times.

Cdnbookworm Apr 04, 2013

This light novel is set in the Illinois town of Avalon. There are many characters here, but the core group includes Bettie, the founder of the Society and an avid scrapbook pusher; Isabel, still mourning her husband Bill, who left her for a younger woman and then died in an accident; Ava, the younger woman Bill loved and had a child, Max, with, struggling to make a living; Yvonne, a female plumber who has left her controlling family, but still mourns her severed relationship with longtime love Sam; Frances, who loves her three sons and husband Reed, but still longs for a daughter through a Chinese adoption; and Connie, whose early losses affect her ability to commit to relationships.
With the scrapbooking loosely connecting all these characters and more, there are many stories here, of love, of loss, of community. An upbeat novel.


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