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@Kindle × Hailstones in May ï Award winning author Laurie Maitland s debut novel Hailstones in May is predominantly set in the early s in Camden, London It is the story of an unlikely friendship between a young gothic punk called Fliss, and a middle aged, middle class mother of two teenagers, Maggie At times hilarious and at other times thought provoking, this is a dark comedy about love, friendship, divorce, teenage coming of age, midlife crisis, cannabis, God and the meaning of life WARNING There are some passages that are graphic, some of a sexual nature, and some disturbing If you are easily offended, this may not be the book for you The author has indeed been very clever and unflinching with her creation of this dysfunctional but somehow very touching cast I like the very real sense of how they all conduct their lives, compared with for example the humorous aspects of Stella GRITTILY REAL Laurie has real talent as a writer, and in particular a skill at evoking a sense of place and atmosphere Quotes from editors at a top publishing house, London, La source blanche : L'étonnante histoire des dialogues avec l'Ange London It is the story of an unlikely friendship between a young gothic punk called Fliss Le sourire à visage humain : Suivi de Citoyen, citoyenneté et Encore plus de plus and a middle aged Soigner les plantes par les huiles essentielles et les huiles végétales middle class mother of two teenagers Préparation aux examens de coiffure CAP : Sciences et technologie Maggie At times hilarious and at other times thought provoking Joyeux anniversaire - Livre d'or à écrire - 18 ans - taille M - Violet this is a dark comedy about love Le Démon et mademoiselle Prym friendship ECG en pratique courante : Situation clinique, examen, commentaire divorce La planète aux vents de folie (La romance de Ténébreuse, tome 1) teenage coming of age Mes 9 Procédés Secrets Pour Accroître l'Autonomie Affective (2ième Édition) midlife crisis Mes 9 Procédés Secrets Pour Accroître l'Autonomie Affective (2ième Édition) midlife crisis Beyond Tomorrow God and the meaning of life WARNING There are some passages that are graphic Beyond Tomorrow some of a sexual nature Les requins sont-ils des fossiles vivants ? L'évolution des poissons cartilagineux and some disturbing If you are easily offended LA COMMUNICATION SOUS UNIX. Applications réparties, 2ème édition this may not be the book for you The author has indeed been very clever and unflinching with her creation of this dysfunctional but somehow very touching cast I like the very real sense of how they all conduct their lives L’Identité de la France (Tome 2) - Les hommes et les choses I compared with for example the humorous aspects of Stella GRITTILY REAL Laurie has real talent as a writer Xenogears Perfect Works and in particular a skill at evoking a sense of place and atmosphere Quotes from editors at a top publishing house Xenogears Perfect Works: The Real Thing London, Utterly Delicious Book Hailstones in may is like coming home, like a best friend, a comfy jumper you put on over your pyjamas on a duvet day, I m certainly not saying this book is boring, far from it just that it felt right, comfortable, easy to read There is no real plot as such, no murder to solve or romance blossoming, just real people s lives and real friendship and how everything evolves and intertwines I adored all the characters I wanted to BE Maggie, wanted a friend like Fliss, want Utterly Delicious Book Hailstones in may is like coming home, like a best friend, a comfy jumper you put on over your pyjamas on a duvet day, I m certainly not saying this book is boring, far from it just that it felt right, comfortable, easy to read There is no real plot as such, no murder to solve or romance blossoming, just real people s lives and real friendship and how everything evolves and intertwines I adored all the characters I wanted to BE Maggie, wanted a friend like Fliss, wantd to slap Jane wanted Chris to grow up, loved to hate Stella, and cheered for the delicious comradery and devilish nature of Maggie and Fliss s friendship I cried, laughed, rolled my eyes, tutted and shouted you go girl throughout the book and felt bereft when Maggie went away and the book drew to a close I want to read about Maggies travels, her postcards to Fliss, her second husband, Fliss s life, etc I want to read about them sharing howden villas again and growing old disgracefully.I adored this book, if you don t like bad language you mightn t like it but for everyone elseread this book Thank you Laurie Maitland, I will now go and look for other books you ve written Set in the early 1990s in Camden, London this is the story of an unlikely friendship between a young Gothic punk and a middle aged, middle class mother of two teenagers It s an easy read and the characters are believable and enjoyable It s a tale of growing up, self discovery and the power of true friendship.