By Bettejane Synott Wesson
Whether the characters are swimming at Scovill’s Dam on a sizzling summer season day and thinking about what's underneath that water or telling tales round the kitchen desk on a wet afternoon, creating a pilgrimage to Saint Anne de Beaupre in Canada to request a toddler or bearing presents to a celebration with combined effects, their tales are offered in a fashion that exhibits how insightful typical occurrences can end up to be.
Bold as Brass is the author’s moment ebook, deliciously anecdotal, and a real better half to her first booklet, The View from Cracker Hill, a memoir of Fifties Waterbury.
These are tales of working-class humans, of whom Betty notes in “Saturday evening Swells,” the concept “ordinary humans may have impressive moments is a superb discovery.”
The writer says, “I echo Betty’s sentiment, and i'm thrilled to percentage those stories.”
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