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    “I think the truth is a place you can only move toward like walking toward the horizon Even though you know you’ll never get all the way the

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    With the help of her favorite librarian Lyndie B Hawkins devours Civil War history and she is starting to realize that some of the things in her history book are not exactly true And as much as she knows about the history of her home town Love's Forge Tennessee she is in the dark about what is going on with her dad She knows that he keeps drinking from the bottle he has hidden in his glove compartment that h

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    Review is of an advanced reader copyThere has been a recent spate of middle grade novels about the Vietnam War Add The True History of Lyndie B Hawkins to that growing list Unlike the other books I have read Lyndie's story occurs over a decade after the war Set in Tennessee in 1985 author Gail Shepherd writes about a young girl name d for President Lyndon Baines Johnson with a penchant for history particularly

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    Have your parents ever experienced adult problems that you just don't understand? Have you ever felt frustrated by being left in the dark when it comes to your family issues? Lyndie B Hawkins is just such issues and she is about to blow her lid from all of the secrecy All of her life she has had two loving parents a great house a

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    ARC provided by the publisherLyndie is not happy that she has to move into her grandparents' house along with her mother and father in 1985 He

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    Good gravy The True History of Lyndie B Hawkins is an incredible read Gail's prose is witty beyond belief and not in a slapstick kind of way It's of a Celeste Ng kind of wit where it gets you right in the gut and you're snort laughing and waking everyone up in the house But this book isn't just a funny tale It deals with PTSD grief alcoholism

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    Richie’s Picks THE TRUE HISTORY OF LYNDIE B HAWKINS by Gail Shepherd Penguin Random HouseKathy Dawson Books March 2019 304p ISBN 978 0 525 42845 9“Anger is a response that you learned early in life to help you cope with pain”“The only thing true and indisputable when you feel angry is that you are in pain and trying to do something

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    Lyndon Baines Hawkins lives in Love's Forge Tennessee and is surrounded by history She is about to turn twelve and has a burning need to get the historical details right She takes seriously the uote by Harry Truman inside the Love's

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    An extraordinary book that proves over and over just what can be accomplished in middle grade Lyndie's life isn't easy She has to navigate around and through friends and family who don't always make the road easy

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    It's hard to believe Gail Shepherd is a debut novelist This book is written with such skill and grace surely she's written a slew of others before it The title heroine could not be engaging or endearing as she n

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Summary ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ¹ Gail Shepherd

Friend was the gruesome diseases of Civil War soldiers and where her Hawkins ancestors built log houses near her home town of Love’s Forge Tennessee But when it comes to her Ma and Daddy her knowledge is full of holes Nobody talks about what happened to her veteran Daddy during the Vietnam war and why he. ARC provided by the publisherLyndie is not happy that she has to move into her grandparents house along with her mother and father in 1985 Her father has lost his job under circumstances she doesn t understand and seems to be drinking than her grandmother Lady would deem wise Her mother who normally takes great pride in gardening prefers to stay in bed Lyndie has to head back to her private school that s where nice girls go says Lady where she has a good friend in Dawn whose family is heavily involved in doing good works Right before school on the very first day Lyndie finds an injured fawn and takes it to the family barn to help it which does not get her year off to a good start She ends up in detention where she meets DB the boy Dawn s family is fostering DB has had to leave his last foster home unde

Summary The True History of Lyndie B Hawkins

The True History of Lyndie B Hawkins

Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing aboutA history loving girl Lyndon Baines Hawkins's relentless search for the truth puts her in direct opposition to her fusspot grandmother’s need to keep up appearances Lyndie knows lots about history she can tell you who President Lincoln’s best. With the help of her favorite librarian Lyndie B Hawkins devours Civil War history and she is starting to realize that some of the things in her history book are not exactly true And as much as she knows about the history of her home town Love s Forge Tennessee she is in the dark about what is going on with her dad She knows that he keeps drinking from the bottle he has hidden in his glove compartment that her mom spends most of the day sleeping and that they had to move in with her judge y grandmother Lady after Dad lost his job But why Fortunately Lyndie s friend Dawn is always there for her This year though Dawn s family has taken in a boy their age DB who might be trouble and seems to be taking up Dawn s time and attention If only she could talk to Dawn about everything that is going on She can t th Imagine Me opposition to her fusspot grandmother’s need to keep up appearances Lyndie knows lots about history she can tell you who President Lincoln’s best. With the help Beyond Temptation of her favorite librarian Lyndie B Hawkins devours Civil War history and she is starting to realize that some Past Due Debt Collection of the things in her history book are not exactly true And as much as she knows about the history Die Visioene Van Johanna Brandt of her home town Love s Forge Tennessee she is in the dark about what is going The Neuropsychology of Self Discipline on with her dad She knows that he keeps drinking from the bottle he has hidden in his glove compartment that her mom spends most Where I’m Calling From of the day sleeping and that they had to move in with her judge y grandmother Lady after Dad lost his job But why Fortunately Lyndie s friend Dawn is always there for her This year though Dawn s family has taken in a boy their age DB who might be trouble and seems to be taking up Dawn s time and attention If The Accidental Activist only she could talk to Dawn about everything that is going

Summary ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ¹ Gail Shepherd

“came home different” or why her Ma stays locked in her room for days or how come they had to sell the house Lyndie grew up in and move in with her strict grandparents And Lyndie’s grandma Lady is determined to mold Lyndie into a “nice” southern girl who knows how to keep uiet about family secrets. Lyndon Baines Hawkins lives in Love s Forge Tennessee and is surrounded by history She is about to turn twelve and has a burning need to get the historical details right She takes seriously the uote by Harry Truman inside the Love s Forge History Museum that says The only thing new in the world is the history you don t know The location allows for exploration of the Civil War and the time setting 1985 expands the scope to include the Vietnam War as Lyndie and many of her friends are the children of veterans One of her favorite people is Mrs Dooley the librarian who helps her look up primary sources Since this is the 80 s the research is done primarily through books and microfiche No Google searches here This book not only addresses the family strife from dealing with the fallout of serving in Vietnam but