The Folded Leaf By William Maxwell, Home thefoldedleaf The Folded Leaf CLASSES WORKSHOPS EVENTS MASSAGE Home Our Staff Purchase Yoga Contact page page page page page GIVE THE GIFT OF WELLNESS Gift Certificates are redeemable for yoga, massage, and retail Click below to purchase and print gift certificates from home Holiday Open House. The Folded Leaf William Maxwell The Folded Leaf William Maxwell on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Here is a classic novel from one of our most honored writers the author of such acclaimed works as So Long The Folded Leaf Charleston All You Need to Know Aug , I enjoy the Folded Leaf for many reasons The folks who work there teach there are so down to earth and really want to help you learn how to do yoga I ve not had a massage but they have a wonderful reputation The prices are excellent and there is a wide range of classes and The Folded Leaf by William Maxwell The Folded Leaf was written in Maxwell said it was his favorite novel for personal reasons the whole of my youth is in it Set in the s in Chicago, the story centered on the unlikely friendship between two adolescent males Lymie Peters and Spud Latham. The Folded Leaf by William Maxwell The Folded Leaf is the serenely observed yet deeply moving story of two boys finding one another in the Midwest of the s, when childhood lasted longer than it does today and even adults were innocent of what life could bring About The Folded Leaf. The Folded Leaf Audible Audio Edition That was all I could think as I read the final page and closed this book, The Folded Leaf And there was this sense of wonder too, that William Maxwell lives on in this small masterpiece, first published over years ago I have made it a habit in recent years to try to contact authors whose works I read and admire.
In the suburbs of Chicago in the 1920s, two boys initiate an unusual friendship Lymie Peters, a skinny and somewhat clumsy boy who always gets good grades, and newcomer Spud Latham, a star athlete and mediocre student Spud accepts Lymie s devotion without questioning it, but once high school ends and the boys enter college, tensions begin to arise between them Lymie isIn the suburbs of Chicago in the 1920s, two boys initiate an unusual friendship Lymie Peters, a skinny and somewhat clumsy boy who always gets good grades, and newcomer Spud Latham, a star athlete and mediocre student Spud accepts Lymie s devotion without questioning it, but once high school ends and the boys enter college, tensions begin to arise between them Lymie is the first to meet Sally Forbes, but she will fall in love with Spud, and this will mark the beginning of the rift between them But this rupture will be than Lymie can bear William Maxwell provides the reader with a moving portrayal of adolescence and the shift from youth into adulthood En los suburbios de Chicago en los a os veinte, dos chicos inician una ins lita amistad Lymie Peters, un muchacho delgado y un poco torpe que siempre saca buenas notas, y el reci n llegado Spud Latham, un aut ntico atleta y estudiante mediocre Spud acepta la devoci n de Lymie sin cuestionarla, pero al terminar la escuela secundaria y comenzar la universidad, aparecen las primeras tensiones entre ellos Lymie es el primero en conocer a Sally Forbes, pero ella se enamorar de Spud, y este hecho marcar el inicio del distanciamiento entre los dos amigos Pero la ruptura es m s de lo que Lymie podr soportar He aqu un conmovedor retrato de la adolescencia y el paso de la juventud a la edad adulta.