By Daphne Athas
Winner of the Sir Walter Raleigh Award: A funny and extraordinary account of the lives of 3 younger sisters through the nice Depression.
it's 1939 and lifestyles has replaced significantly for the Bishop relations. After wasting their cash and being pressured to desert their stunning seashore domestic in Connecticut, they circulation to the all-black Southern city of Ephesus. Patriarch P. Q. (which may possibly stand for extraordinary) is a dreamer whose failed makes an attempt at numerous schemes have landed the Bishops in a squalid shack that by no means remains hot and collects soot like a dustbin. And Mrs. Bishop is having an very unlikely time adjusting to their under aristocratic stipulations. yet adolescent daughters Irene, Urie, and the zany Loco Poco—with their eccentric personalities and garments made of tablecloths—won’t permit something cease them from taking over the world.
Little Women meets The Grapes of Wrath, Daphne Athas’s award-winning novel has been hailed by way of critics and named the most effective books of the 12 months through Time journal. Entering Ephesus is a wonderful and unforgettable tale of lifestyles through the nice melancholy during the eyes of 3 younger, vivacious women.
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Entering Ephesus by Daphne Athas