The Float Plane Notebooks

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The Floatplane Notebooks was a selection of the Book of the Month Club and the Quality Paperback Book Club. This Southern Revivals edition includes a new introduction from the author and a preface from series editor Robert H.

Brinkmeyer Jr., director of the University of South Carolina Institute for Southern Studies. /5(21). The notebooks are thick with the floatplane’s failures to lift off, and bulging with color Polaroids of the wisteria blossoms near the family plot, favorite family dogs, and Thatcher and Bliss’s wedding; records of Noralee’s height and weight; a diagram of the graveyard; a newspaper story about wild-child Meredith’s many backfired schemes.

The Floatplane Notebooks: A Novel - Kindle edition by Edgerton, Clyde. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Floatplane Notebooks: The Float Plane Notebooks book Novel/5(20).

In books such as Raney, Walking Across Egypt, The Floatplane Notebooks, and Killer Dill Although most of his books deal with adult concerns--marriage, aging, birth and death--Edgerton's work is most profoundly about family/5.

The Floatplane Notebooks was a selection of the Book of the Month Club and the Quality Paperback Book Club. This Southern Revivals edition includes a new introduction from the author and a preface from series editor Robert H. Brinkmeyer Jr., director of the University of South Carolina Institute for Southern Studies.

The Floatplane Notebooks by Edgerton, Clyde Originally bought to log the flights of his home-built floatplane, Albert Copeland's notebooks are, years later, bursting with records of the floatplanes's failures and an intricate, informal history of the Copeland clan.

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The title refers to one of the character's notebooks which were supposed to record the technical details of the various attempts to get a homebuilt seaplane into the air. What the books were actually used for was to chronicle a family's history, and after that the connection with floatplanes is tenuous!/5(20).

The Floatplane Notebooks was a selection of the Book of the Month Club and the Quality Paperback Book Club. This Southern Revivals edition includes a new introduction from the author and a preface from series editor Robert H.

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This Southern Revivals edition includes a new introduction from the author and a preface from series editor Robert H.

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Brinkmeyer Jr., director of the University of South Carolina Institute for Southern Studies/5(1K). The Floatplane Notebooks | This novel set in North Carolina is "warmly humorous, gossipy, and rich―a book with the soul of a family reunion" (The New York Times Book Review). The Copeland family goes back a long way in North Carolina.

His second, Walking Across Egypt, doubled the first's hardcover sales, set off a scramble for paperback rights, and launched the Book-of-the-Month Club's "Discovery" series.

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All the marks, that is, of [an] American classic.” –The Atlanta Journal-Constitution “Clyde Edgerton is a miner of considerable skill, burrowing into the hillside. The Copeland family of Listre, North Carolina, goes back a long way.

Meredith Copeland's father, Albert, keeps a sort of written family record in some notebooks he bought to log the flights of his home-built floatplane, a project Albert first undertook inwhen his children were just kids.

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The Copeland family of Listre, North Carolina, goes back a long way. Meredith Copeland's father, Albert, keeps a sort of written family record in some notebooks he bought to log the flights of his home-built floatplane, a project Albert first undertook inwhen his children were just kids/5(3).

The Copeland family of Listre, North Carolina, goes back a long way. Meredith Copeland's father, Albert, keeps a sort of written family record in some notebooks he bought to log the flights of his home-built floatplane, a project Albert first undertook inwhen his children were just kids.

This is a southern book in its' own, "we have a secret club but you can listen" kind of way. Southerners do not open up this way. out of 5 stars Floatplane Notebooks. J Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase. This book was all over the place between characters and was hard to /5(18).

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Item # ISBN: Fine in a Fine dust jacket. ; X X inches Book Edition: First Edition; First Printing. Product Information. The Copeland family of Listre, North Carolina, goes back a long way. Meredith Copeland's father, Albert, keeps a sort of written family record in some notebooks he bought to log the flights of his home-built floatplane, a project Albert first undertook in.

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The New York Times Book Review " The Floatplane Notebooks has all the marks of a master storyteller going straight for the mystery itself. All the marks, that is, of [an] American classic." The Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Clyde Edgerton is a miner of considerable skill, burrowing into the hillside of humanity to find the ore of characters so.

"The Floatplane Notebooks explores the rich history and inner workings of the Copeland family, as its various members struggle with both everyday concerns and catastrophes from to Told through alternating speakers, the novel follows the family's youngest generation, a wildly diverse group, as they navigate through childhood.

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Get this from a library! The floatplane notebooks: a novel. [Clyde Edgerton] -- Edgerton chronicles 20 years in the lives of the Copelands of North Carolina, a family just on the fringes of white trash.

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