The Great Alone By Kristin Hannah The Great Alone Alaska Unpredictable Unforgiving Untamed For a family in crisis the ultimate test of survival Ernt Allbright a former POW comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man When he lo
Title: The Great Alone
Author: Kristin Hannah
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The Great Alone By Kristin Hannah Alaska, 1974.Unpredictable Unforgiving Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival.Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man When he loses yet another job, he makes an impulsive decision he will move his family north, to Alaska, where they will live off the grid in America s last true frontier.Thirteen yeAlaska, 1974.Unpredictable Unforgiving Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival.Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man When he loses yet another job, he makes an impulsive decision he will move his family north, to Alaska, where they will live off the grid in America s last true frontier.Thirteen year old Leni, a girl coming of age in a tumultuous time, caught in the riptide of her parents passionate, stormy relationship, dares to hope that a new land will lead to a better future for her family She is desperate for a place to belong Her mother, Cora, will do anything and go anywhere for the man she loves, even if it means following him into the unknownAt first, Alaska seems to be the answer to their prayers In a wild, remote corner of the state, they find a fiercely independent community of strong men and even stronger women The long, sunlit days and the generosity of the locals make up for the Allbrights lack of preparation and dwindling resources.But as winter approaches and darkness descends on Alaska, Ernt s fragile mental state deteriorates and the family begins to fracture Soon the perils outside pale in comparison to threats from within In their small cabin, covered in snow, blanketed in eighteen hours of night, Leni and her mother learn the terrible truth they are on their own In the wild, there is no one to save them but themse
The Great Alone By Kristin Hannah
The Great Alone A Novel Hannah, Kristin An Best Book of February In Kristin Hannah s The Great Alone, a damaged vet named Ernt Allbright returns from Vietnam and moves his family to the wilds of Alaska to start their lives anew Initially it s a welcome change, but as winter approaches, and Ernt s mental state deteriorates, his wife and daughter find themselves in an increasingly precarious position. The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah Jan , THE GREAT ALONE by KRISTIN HANNAH is an absolutely wonderful, spellbinding, powerful, tense, touching, and heartbreaking domestic family drama story that was an all consuming and emotional read for me. The Great Alone Kristin Hannah The Great Alone is a daring, beautiful, stay up all night story about love and loss, the fight for survival, and the wildness that lives in both man and nature. The Great Alone A Novel Hannah, Kristin It almost seems as though The Great Alone was written by a different author The plot is formulaic and full of holes, the characters flat and kitschy, and many of the details highly unlikely The book is a clumsy and sophomoric attempt at portraying complicated and compelling subjects matter.