City of Flickering Light

City of Flickering Light Juliette Fay one of the best authors of women s fiction Library Journal transports us back to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the raucous Roaring Twenties as three friends struggle to earn the

  • Title: City of Flickering Light
  • Author: Juliette Fay
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  • Page: 430
  • Format: Paperback
  • Juliette Fay one of the best authors of women s fiction Library Journal transports us back to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the raucous Roaring Twenties, as three friends struggle to earn their places among the stars of the silent screen perfect for fans of La La Land and Rules of Civility It s July 1921, flickers are all the rage, and Irene Van Beck has just decl Juliette Fay one of the best authors of women s fiction Library Journal transports us back to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the raucous Roaring Twenties, as three friends struggle to earn their places among the stars of the silent screen perfect for fans of La La Land and Rules of Civility It s July 1921, flickers are all the rage, and Irene Van Beck has just declared her own independence by jumping off a moving train to escape her fate in a traveling burlesque show When her friends, fellow dancer Millie Martin and comedian Henry Weiss, leap after her, the trio finds their way to the bright lights of Hollywood with hopes of making it big in the burgeoning silent film industry.At first glance, Hollywood in the 1920s is like no other place on earth iridescent, scandalous, and utterly exhilarating and the three friends yearn for a life they could only have dreamed of before But despite the glamour and seduction of Tinseltown, success doesn t come easy, and nothing can prepare Irene, Millie, and Henry for the poverty, temptation, and heartbreak that lie ahead With their ambitions challenged by both the men above them and the prejudice surrounding them, their friendship is the only constant through desperate times, as each struggles to find their true calling in an uncertain world What begins as a quest for fame and fortune soon becomes a collective search for love, acc

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    1. Juliette Fay

      Juliette Fay is the author of THE TUMBLING TURNER SISTERS, a USA Today bestseller and Costco Pennie s Book Club Pick Previous novels include THE SHORTEST WAY HOME, one of Library Journal s Top 5 Best Books of 2012 Women s Fiction DEEP DOWN TRUE, short listed for the Women s Fiction award by the American Library Association and SHELTER ME, an Indie Next pick and Massachusetts Book Award Must R Juliette Fay is the author of THE TUMBLING TURNER SISTERS, a USA Today bestseller and Costco Pennie s Book Club Pick Previous novels include THE SHORTEST WAY HOME, one of Library Journal s Top 5 Best Books of 2012 Women s Fiction DEEP DOWN TRUE, short listed for the Women s Fiction award by the American Library Association and SHELTER ME, an Indie Next pick and Massachusetts Book Award Must Read Book Her upcoming novel, CITY OF FLICKERING LIGHT, will be available in April 2019.Juliette received a bachelor s degree from Boston College and a master s degree from Harvard University She lives in Massachusetts with her husband and four children When she s not trying to keep track of her kids or daydreaming about her next story, Juliette can be reached on her website, juliettefay on Facebook at Juliette Fay, author on Instagram at juliette_fay and on Twitter juliettefay

    486 thoughts on “City of Flickering Light”

    1. I received an early reviewer copy through Netgalley.I ve been reading a lot of nonfiction and fiction Hollywood through this period, so I was excited to read this book The story is a solid one as it follows three escapees from an abusive burlesque show Irene, Millie, and Henry as they venture to Hollywood to try and make their dreams come true Really, this novel is great for readers with only a vague understanding of silent film Hollywood, as it details the brutal process of trying to bust i I r [...]


    2. City of Flickering Light by Juliette Fay is one of the best, most enjoyable historical fiction novels I have read.The three main characters, while completely fictional, are so well drawn, so real seeming, that I had to Google them just to double check All three were so engaging, I felt as if I knew them.Many supporting characters are based on well known members of the Silent Movie Era The locales are accurate to the time, many of which are still present today I recommend this book to all, I m Ci [...]


    3. I had the great good luck to read CITY OF FLICKERING LIGHT early on what a fantastic ride Early Hollywood was filled with extraordinary stories author Fay captures three enmeshed figures from the faint beginnings of I wanna be a star to the different paths taken I absolutely loved this page turning novel.


    4. Juliette Fay s CITY OF FLICKERING LIGHT is a delicious, addictive read, transporting readers to the Golden Age of Hollywood Fay tells the fascinating story of three friends struggling to find stardom on the silent screen Navigating their way among the glitz and glamour, temptation and heartbreak, Millie, Henry and Irene learn that friendship is what will sustain and save them A fabulous read


    5. I have a few Juliette Fay novels on my TBR list This is the first of hers that I have read, Reading just the small blurb about this novel, pulled at my interest I was not 100% as to the story line, but I can say I was satisfied and enjoyed every word A story of three friends who are learning together and also learning about themselves Set in a time when so many things are new and terrifying at the same time This one tugged at my heartstrings I am looking forward to reading from Ms Fa I have a fe [...]



    6. Writing 3 5 Characters 3.5 5 Plot 4 5 Historical setting 5 5A great story It grabs you from the first page and won t allow itself to be put down It s a fascinating piece of historical fiction taking place in Hollywood during the Silent Era 1890s 1920s The history comes to life through the experiences of our three main characters Irene Van Beck, Millie Martin, and Henry Weiss In the opening scene, the three jump off a moving train to escape their current employer the Burlesque comp Writing 3 5 Ch [...]


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