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Nearer Still: A Secret Affinity Story By Melissa MacVicar,

  • Title: Nearer Still: A Secret Affinity Story
  • Author: Melissa MacVicar
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 490
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Expanding on the world of Melissa MacVicar s debut novel EVER NEAR, this digital only short story explores the background of Jade s grandmother, Winnie Ferguson, growing up as a black teenager and a budding clairvoyant in the early 1960s When Stanley Irving gets arrested during a sit in at a segregated lunch counter, he makes the front page of the Balti newspaper EigExpanding on the world of Melissa MacVicar s debut novel EVER NEAR, this digital only short story explores the background of Jade s grandmother, Winnie Ferguson, growing up as a black teenager and a budding clairvoyant in the early 1960s When Stanley Irving gets arrested during a sit in at a segregated lunch counter, he makes the front page of the Balti newspaper Eighteen year old Winnie Ferguson s father is furious with his daughter s boyfriend and tries to break up the young couple Will Winnie stand up to her father, or will the pair be ripped apart by the tension surrounding the Civil Rights movement
    Nearer Still A Secret Affinity Story Expanding on the world of Melissa MacVicar s debut novel EVER NEAR this digital only short story explores the background of Jade s grandmother Winnie Ferguson growing up as a black teenager and a b

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    1. Originally posted on my blog Miranda s Book BlogNearer Still is a short story prequel set in the 1960 s There are two full length novels in this series.The first two books in this series are set in present day Ever Near is the first book, Ever Lost is the second Both of those books follow Jade Irving through her journey of self discovery both as a person and as a medium Nearer Still follows Jade s grandmother, Winnie as a teen We get to see the personal struggles she faces in a time of segregati [...]

    2. Nearer Still is a sweet little tale about Winnie, grandmother to the main character in MacVicar s Secret Affinity series It s a subtly written vignette about life as a black teenager in the 1960s, and the author clearly put a lot of effort into capturing the essence of the time.Winnie s voice rings true, and the period really comes to life through her eyes The heart if the story is her romance with a boy arrested for protesting segregation It also paints a picture of what the wise old lady in Ev [...]

    3. In this very short tale, Melissa MacVicar displays a staggering insight into the turbulent times of the 1960s Everything about the main character, Winnie, felt true Her words, thoughts, and attitudes were true to the time and respectful and insightful to black culture I imagine this 20 pp short story took days to research, yet never felt forced Very, very impressive I m really looking forward to reading the sequel novels EVER NEAR and EVER LOST about Winnie s granddaughter and fellow ghoster Jad [...]

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