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Father"s arcane daughter

by E.L. Konigsburg

  • 176 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Kidnapped seventeen years before, a man"s daughter by a former marriage appears at his new home in Pittsburgh and affects the entire family.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby E. L. Konigsburg.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K8352 Fat
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p. ;
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4877943M
    ISBN 100689305249
    LC Control Number76005495

      6. “The father of a daughter is nothing but a high-class hostage. A father turns a stony face to his sons, berates them, shakes his antlers, paws the ground, snorts, runs them off into the underbrush, but when his daughter puts her arm over his shoulder and says, ‘Daddy, I need to ask you something,’ he is a pat of butter in a hot frying pan.” -Garrison Keillor. A beautiful tribute to a dad's role in his daughter's life, this inspirational book from Dr. Dobson celebrates the gifts and blessings of this unique relationship! Based on Bringing Up Girls, it reminds dads of the importance of their role in raising a daughter with strong faith. Offers wisdom, encouragement, personal stories, and Scripture : Tyndale House.

      'Fathers and Sons': A Ravishing Knockout of a Book Author Gary Shteyngart says his favorite novel is Fathers and Turgenev's story . E.L. Konigsburg is the only author to have won the Newbery Medal and a Newbery Honor in the same year. In , From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler won the Newbery Medal and Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth was named a Newbery Honor thirty years later she won the Newbery Medal once again for The View from ed on: Ma

      Top 10 books about fathers Not strictly a book about fathers, but his dad, William, whom he hardly knew as a child, plays a major role in the . A Father's Love: 30 Books About Dads & Daughters Posted on by Katherine A father is a special presence in a girl’s life: he supports, encourages, and loves his daughter, even as he models to her what a man can be.


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Father's Arcane Daughter was one of my favorite books when I was little, and it still holds that spot now. The characters are realistic and interesting, the story moving and gripping, and the ending heart-warming and rewarding.

Winstong Carmichael is a seventh-grader with a priveleged upbringing and an impressive intelligence and by: 1. Father's Arcane Daughter was originally published in Init was re-released with a slightly altered title, My Father's Daughter. The narrator of the story is Winston Carmichael, a privileged kid living in a household filled with hired help.

His mother, Grace, babies his little sister,/5. Layers of mystery Who is the woman behind the desk who is drawing out Winston Carmichael's memories of this family saga.

Who, really, is the thirty-odd-year-old woman who shows up one day in claiming to be half-sister Caroline kidnapped seventeen years before. Why is Dad so ready to accept her story and reinstate her as heir to her mother's fortune. For such a short book, a lot happens in Father's Arcane Daughter.

The main themes seem to be family dysfunction and repression, money and entitlement, sibling relations, overcoming disability, and most importantly, the question of whether Caroline is an impostor or a true member of the Carmichael family.

Buy a cheap copy of Father's Arcane Daughter book by E.L. Konigsburg. POOR LITTLE RICH BOY Winston Carmichael has it all: a big house, servants, vacations in Palm Beach and a fancy private school.

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As with all of Konigsburg's works, this book is a masterful tale that keeps you guessing until the very end. The central question of the book (is she or isn't she Caroline) becomes increasingly less important as her role in the family becomes 5/5(5).

Her best-known titles included A Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver, The Second Mrs. Giaconda, Father's Arcane Daughter, and Throwing Shadows. She won the Newbery Honor in for From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E.

Frankweiler and the William Allen White Award in /5(4). Get this from a library. Father's arcane daughter. [E L Konigsburg] -- Kidnapped seventeen years before, a man's daughter by a former marriage appears at his.

Father's Arcane Daughter marks the second of Konigsburg's novels that I've read as an adult, and while maybe I've just been picking the wrong books, I'm beginning to understand why Mixed-Up Files was the only one pushed on my by the librarians of my of this book's problem was that it couldn't decide what it wanted to be.3/5(2).

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Father's Arcane Daughter. By E. Konigsburg. Grades. Winston Carmichael and his younger, hearing-disabled sister, Heidi, live in a privileged, but insular household. When their half-sister Caroline returns to the family after having been kidnapped twenty years earlier, the children's overprotected lives.

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