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The Glass House

by Sophie Cooke

  • 316 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Arrow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9273233M
    ISBN 100099465531
    ISBN 109780099465539

    Glass Houses discussion questions 1. Most courtroom novels begin with a clear identification of the victim and the accused, but Louise Penny conceals that information for much of the book. What is the impact of this unexpected structure? 2. Gamache’s relationships with multiple colleagues, from Beauvoir to Barry Zalmanowitz toFile Size: KB. Glass House is a fascinating, multi-layered, and superbly written account of how politics, corporate greed, low wages, and the recent heroin epidemic have nearly destroyed a once prosperous Midwestern city. This is a must read for anyone interested in really understanding the anger and frustration of blue collar workers and the middle class in.

    The Glass House by Gardner, Ashley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In Glass House, journalist Brian Alexander uses the story of one town to show how seeds sown 35 years ago have sprouted to give us Trumpism, inequality, and an eroding national cohesion. The Anchor Hocking Glass Company, once the world's largest maker of glass tableware, was the base on which Lancaster's society was built. As Glass House unfolds, bankruptcy looms.

    The Glass House Magazine The Glass House Magazine is a global multi-platform magazine, our mantra is "you think it, we say it", everyone deserves a voice without judgement. The Boring Stuff Becoming a Glass House Contributer.   Once a bustling town, Lancaster, Ohio, is now beset by unemployment, low wages and drug abuse. Brian Alexander chronicles the rise and fall of his hometown in his new book, Glass House.


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“Glass House’s subtitle hints at the book’s difference from its best-selling predecessor. Alexander’s book is less personal, less tortured, a work of journalism far more willing to indict forces larger than the stubborn, delusional pride of the white working class.

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When Claire heads off-campus, the imposing old house where she finds a room may not be much better. Her new roommates don't show many signs of life, but they will have Claire's back when the town's Author: Rachel Caine.

"There are some books that I think of as 'wake-up calls.' I’m talking about books that not only tell me something I don’t know, but that challenge and reconfigure a previously held belief, allowing me to see the world I live in with greater clarity and understanding Glass House reveals that the Anchor Hocking Glass Co.

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