[EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan


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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan Last year I binged on Larry McMurtry's books mostly about Texas and now I've found a worthy companion in Stephen Harrigan to carry that torch of Texas historylore in storytelling form beginning with this beautifully rendered novel t

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    Summary Remember Ben Clayton Stephen Harrigan º 2 Read & download [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan Historical fiction about a West Texas rancher who commissions a statue to commemorate his son Ben killed in France during WWI in an attempt to heal the guilt he feels over their contentious relationship The book is a charact

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    Summary Remember Ben Clayton [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan This book was by far the best novel I have read in years If I could give is six stars I would All of the charcters were fully developed each with their hidden backstories and emotional secrets The story envelops you into the time a

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    Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free º Stephen Harrigan [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan Stephen Harrigan º 2 Read & download Harrigan is an expert at weaving a complex story that keeps you interested until the last page

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    Summary Remember Ben Clayton Stephen Harrigan º 2 Read & download [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan I would not have picked this one up on my own so I’m glad my dad suggested it to me I found this to be a very moving tale that was about love and loneliness than it was about a sculpture I do think it could have used some editing and paring down but no one ever said you can’t skim through the dull bits

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan Alright here's my latest recommendation if you have any interest in Western settings art or character development The plot summary comes across as a little dry but don't be mislead Harrigan is an expert storyteller and he unfolds this story wit

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    Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free º Stephen Harrigan Stephen Harrigan º 2 Read & download [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan This story takes us to east Texas when a sculptor is commissioned to make a bronze statue of a ranchers son who was killed in the war in France The story focuses on the sculptor and his daughter who assists him and is an artist herself To make the art of a real person the sculptor needs to learn all that he can about his subject and extracting that information from a closed mouth abrupt father and people who knew Ben Clayton inclu

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan Stephen Harrigan º 2 Read & download Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free º Stephen Harrigan A famous sculptor is commissioned to build a statue of a wealthy rancher's late son Harrigan brilliantly depicts 1920s' Texas as well as the harrowing battles of WW I It's a tale of coming to terms with pride and past sins

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free º Stephen Harrigan Stephen Harrigan º 2 Read & download I loved this book Yes it's a Texas western and yes it's a war story and yes it's a book about fathers' secrets and yes it's much much These characters and their stories really grabbed me which is interesting because they weren't especially likeable people But they were powerful characters that I could see and hear and feel And the

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] Remember Ben Clayton BY Stephen Harrigan This was a really intriguing novel about families war loss and art Harrigan succeeds in getting us involved in a dual story about Ben Clayton and the artist who will capture him for all time in the Texas wild country Gil Gilheaney One of the interesting characters is Gilheaney's daughter who comes into her own as an artist and sculptor after failing to help her father in his uest It is fascinating to see how ar

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Summary Remember Ben Clayton

Summary Remember Ben Clayton Characters Í Remember Ben Clayton È PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free From the author of the acclaimed best seller The Gates of the Alamo a new novel that confirms and enlarges Stephen Harrigan’s reputation as a major voice in American fictionFrancis “Gil” Gilheaney is a sculptor of boundless ambition But bad fortune and his own prideful spirit have driven him from New York into artistic exile in Texas just after World War I His adult daughter Maureen serves as his assistant although she has artistic ambitions of her own and is beginning to understand how her own career perhaps even her life has become hostage to her driven father’s “wild pursuit of glory” When Lamar Clayton an aging heartbroken rancher offers Gil a commission to create a memorial. Historical fiction about a West Texas rancher who commissions a statue to commemorate his son Ben killed in France during WWI in an attempt to heal the guilt he feels over their contentious relationship The book is a character study with all the primary characters and a good number of supporting characters fleshed out to a degree where I sensed their desires motivations internal conflicts ambitions and regrets Both the rancher and the sculptor guard hidden secrets from the past which adversely impact their relationship and respective family dynamics I selected this book since it features art in a prominent role and was rewarded by a beautifully detailed description of how to create a bronze sculpture not only the process but the artistic aspirations The plot is wide ranging in scope featuring such components as what is was like to be a soldier during WWI on the Western Front d

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Remember Ben Clayton

Summary Remember Ben Clayton Characters Í Remember Ben Clayton È PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Painful way will confront their worth as fathers Remember Ben Clayton vividly depicts a rich swath of American history from the days when the Comanches ruled the Southern plains to the final brutal months of World War I It ranges from outlaw settlements on the Texas frontier to the cafés of Paris from Indian encampments to artists’ ateliers to the forgotten battlefield in France where Ben Clayton died It shows us the all consuming labor that a monumental work of sculpture demands and the price it exacts from both artist and patron And with unforgettable power and compassion it presents a deeply moving story about the bonds between fathers and children and about the power and purpose of a. I loved this book Yes it s a Texas western and yes it s a war story and yes it s a book about fathers secrets and yes it s much much These characters and their stories really grabbed me which is interesting because they weren t especially likeable people But they were powerful characters that I could see and hear and feel And the landscape was just as powerful in its own rightThe story frame involves a Texas rancher whose son is killed in the trenches of World War I He hires a self exiled San Antonio sculptor Gil Gilheaney to create a commemorative life sized statue of the dead son Ben Clayton Gilheaney s adult daughter Maureen a sculptor in her own right has been unable to break away from her father to live her own life and continues to serve as his assistantThe unfolding stories of the two fathers involve many secrets and outright lies Lamar Clayton s estrangement from his siste

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Summary Remember Ben Clayton Characters Í Remember Ben Clayton È PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Statue of his son Ben who was killed in the war Gil seizes the opportunity to create what he believes will be his greatest achievementAs work proceeds on the statue Gil and Maureen come to realize that their new client is a far complicated man than he appeared to be on first acuaintance and that Lamar is guarding a secret that haunts his relationship with his son even in death But Gil is haunted as well by the fear that his work will be forgotten and by an unconscionable lie whose discovery could cost him his daughter’s love The creation of the statue leads to a chain of dramatic encounters through which Maureen will test the boundaries of her independence and Gil and Lamar each in his own. Harrigan is an expert at weaving a complex story that keeps you interested until the last page

  • Hardcover
  • 354
  • Remember Ben Clayton
  • Stephen Harrigan
  • English
  • 14 April 2020
  • 9780307265814