Summer of 69



Summer of 69 Follow New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand back in time and join a Nantucket family as they experience the drama, intrigue, and upheaval of a 1960s summer.Welcome to the most tumultuous summer of the twentieth century It s 1969, and for the Levin family, the times they are a changing Every year the children have looked forward to spending the summer at their grandmother s historic home in downtown Nantucket but this year Blair, the oldest sister, is marooned in Boston, pregnant with twins and unable to travel Middle sister Kirby, a nursing student, is caught up in the thrilling vortex of civil rights protests, a passion which takes her to Martha s Vineyard with her best friend, Mary Jo Kopechne Only son Tiger is an infantry soldier, recently deployed to Vietnam Thirteen year old Jessie suddenly feels like an only child, marooned in the house with her out of touch grandmother who is hiding some secrets of her own As the summer heats up, Teddy Kennedy sinks a car in Chappaquiddick, a man flies to the moon, and Jessie experiences some sinking and flying herself, as she grows into her own body and mind.In her first historical novel, rich with the details of an era that shaped both a country and an island thirty miles out to sea, Elin Hilderbrand once again proves her title as queen of the summer novel. Best Download Summer of 69 [ by ] Elin Hilderbrand [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 432 pages
  • Summer of 69
  • Elin Hilderbrand
  • 11 September 2017
  • 0316420018

10 thoughts on “Summer of 69

  1. Melissa says:

    People are people More than anything else, it s the people Elin Hilderbrand brings to life among her pages that have me chomping at the bit for her annual June and now Octoberreleases And while many authors contribute to this genre space, for me it is Hilderbrand s smart and often relatable approach to the beach read that has become synonymous with summer Her work el...

  2. Nilufer Ozmekik says:

    4 full, family drama, sisterhood, entertaining, amazing journey to the end of sixties while listening Man on the moon and singing those were the best days of my life as like Bryan Adams sang stars You don t have to be Marty McFly by driving a special car is invented by your Dr Brown for time travelling Elin Hilderbrand already takes us back to the end of sixties, a remarkable, memorable time for American and also human history 1969This is the time of Beatles Abbey Road album releasing,Time 4 full, family drama, sisterhood, entertaining, amazing journey to the end of sixties while listening Man on the moon and singing those were the best days of my life as like Bryan Adams sang stars You don t have to be Marty McFly by driving a special car is invented by your Dr Brown for time travelling Elin Hilderbrand already takes us back to the end of sixties, a remarkable, memorable time for American and also human history 1969This is the time of Beatles Abbey Road album releasing,Time of the most memorable Woodstock performances with the attendance ofthan 35 singers including Janis Joplin, The Who, Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Joe Cocker, and Jimi Hendrix Yesthan 350 thousand rock n roll fans had their time of my their lives Time of Chappaquiddick Affair , yes Senator Kennedy drov...

  3. Kim ~ It’s All About the Thrill says:

    Wow I just really loved this book, I certainly didn t want it to end I rarely say that about a book as I am usually ready for it to wrap up, but not this one I found myself completely immersed in their story and it felt so real.This is my first book I have read by Elin Hilderbrand and I was blown away I love her style of writing and I truly felt like I wasn t reading, I got swept up and lost in the world of a summer in Nantucket It probably does help that I love the whole idea of what it wou Wow I just really loved this book, I certainly didn t want it to end I rarely say that about a book as I am usually ready for it to wrap up, but not this one I found myself completely immersed in their story and it felt so real.This is my first book I have read by Elin Hilderbrand and I was blown away I love her style of writing and I truly felt like I wasn t reading, I got swept up and lost in the world of a summer in Nantucket It probably does help that I love the whole idea of what it would be like to live there and I claim if I could live anywhere that is where it would be I also think 1969 would have been a fantastic time to be alive The Levin family is ...

  4. Norma * Traveling Sister says:

    Evocative, entrancing, absorbing I have been meaning to read one of ELIN HILDERBRAND books for quite a while now and I am so glad that I finally followed through and read my very first book by her This is some fine storytelling here I totally loved the dynamics between the characters, was full heartedly entranced by the setting, enraptured by the premise, and had a deep fondness for the whole story in general SUMMER OF 69 by ELIN HILDERBRAND is a nostalgic, fun, touching, moving...

  5. Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader says:

    To say I ve been ecstatic to read Elin Hilderbrand s first historical fiction book is an understatement Last summer, she wrote her first murder mystery, and this summer she brings us Summer of 69 Expect the stories the Nantucket stories we ve known and loved from our beloved EH, but this time, with a historic backdrop The Levin family spends its summers on Nantucket, and everyone looks forward to it They stay at their grandmother s stately, historic home But this year, things ar To say I ve been ecstatic to read Elin Hilderbrand s first historical fiction book is an understatement Last summer, she wrote her first murder mystery, and this summer she brings us Summer of 69 Expect the stories the Nantucket stories we ve known and loved from our beloved EH, but this time, with a historic backdrop The Levin family spends its summers on Nantucket, and everyone looks forward to it They stay at their grandmother s stately, historic home But this year, things are different for the Levins Blair is pregnant and unable to travel Kirby is devoted to civil rights protests Tiger has been deployed to Vietnam Jessie, the youngest at thirteen years old, is staying with her grandmother who is behind the times, but carry...

  6. Brenda - Host of Traveling Sisters & Friends says:

    Summer of 69 is my first book I read by Elin Hilderbrand and I have to say it was the perfect one to start with It s already coming up to the end of summer and we haven t had any summer weather and I really enjoyed being swept away to the sun in Nantucket The cover alone took me to my happy summer place Elin Hilderbrand weaves a historical fiction, family drama with a beach read that was the perfect summer read for me She vividly creates the iconic American summer of 69 while capturing eac Summer of 69 is my first book I read by Elin Hilderbrand and I have to say it was the perfect one to start with It s already coming up to the end of summer and we haven t had any summer weather and I really enjoyed being swept away to the sun in Nantucket The cover alone took me to my happy summer place Elin Hilderbrand weaves a historical fiction, family drama with a beach read that was the perfect summer read for me She vividly creates the iconic American summer of 69 while c...

  7. NZLisaM says:

    Fun in the sun in the summer of 69Let s see how many times I mention summer during this review.This was the embodiment of the feel good summer read, without being sappy or melodramatic I ve been waiting all year for its release and it was everything I imagined, and .The story centres on one family the blended Foley Levin clan Every June they leave the stifling city heat of Boston for three months, to vacation at their grandmother s summer house on Nantucket and this summer of 69 i Fun in the sun in the summer of 69Let s see how many times I mention summer during this review.This was the embodiment of the feel good summer read, without being sappy or melodramatic I ve been waiting all year for its release and it was everything I imagined, and .The story centres on one family the blended Foley Levin clan Every June they leave the stifling city heat of Boston for three months, to vacation at their grandmother s summer house on Nantucket and this summer of...

  8. Stephanie (Stephanie& says:

    It s not officially summer for me until I ve read an Elin Hilderbrand book by the pool or sitting on the beach so luckily for me, I was able to read this one Memorial Day weekend, poolside, with a fruity beverage in hand Hilderbrand s first historical novel was everything that I ve come to expect from the queen of the summer novel andIn classic Hilderbrand style, Summer of 69 revolves around the lives of several members of the Foley Levin family and of course, Nantucket is the main sett It s not officially summer for me until I ve read an Elin Hilderbrand book by the pool or sitting on the beach so luckily for me, I was able to read this one Memorial Day weekend, poolside, with a fruity beverage in hand Hilderbrand s first historical novel was everything that I ve come to expect from the queen of the summer novel andIn classic Hilderbrand style, Summer of 69 revolves around the lives of several members of the Foley Levin family and of course, Nantucket is the main setting although Martha s Vineyard gets some love in this book too This is a summer of dramatic changes for the family as Tiger,...

  9. Yun says:

    There s a lot going on in Summer of 69 The three sisters in the Foley Levin family are each embroiled in their own worries The eldest sister is pregnant while her husband is emotionally unavailable and potentially unfaithful, the middle sister is striking out on her own but running into trouble, and the youngest is stuck in Nantucket with her unyieldingly conservative grandmother and her increasingly tipsy mother Their brother is overseas fighting the war in Vietnam, and their mother is incr There s a lot going on in Summer of 69 The three sisters in the Foley Levin family are each embroiled in their own worries The ...

  10. Kelly (and the Book Boar) says:

    Find all of my reviews at Maybe, just maybe, this summer will end up being one that people write songs about. That s what comes to mind for 99.9999% of you, right It may have taken 370 pages, but at least the pink elephant in the room was finally addressed Elin Hilderbrand don t need homegirl s help selling her books so why don t we just get to the giffing The story here is exactly what the title says about the summer of 1969 The cover is a bit Find all of my reviews at Maybe, just maybe, this summer will end up being one that people write songs about. That s what comes to mind for 99.9999% of you, right It may have taken 370 pages, but at least the pink elephant in the room was finally addressed Elin Hilderbrand don t need homegirl s help selling her books...

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