Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover

❰Read❯ ➳ Mr Chartwell Author Rebecca Hunt – Posthd.pro July 1964 Chartwell House Kent Winston Churchill wakes at dawn There’s a dark mute “presence” in the room that focuses on him with rapt concentrationIt’s Mr ChartwellSoon after in London EstheJuly 1964 Chartwell House Kent Winston Churchill wakes at dawn There’s a dark mute “presence” in the room that focuses on him with rapt concentrationIt’s Mr ChartwellSoon after in London Esther Hammerhans a librarian at the House of Commons goes to answer the door to her new lodger Thr.

Ough the glass she sees a vast silhouette the size of a mattressIt’s Mr ChartwellCharismatic dangerously seductive Mr Chartwell unites the eminent statesman at the end of his career and the vulnerable young woman But can they withstand Mr Chartwell’s strange powerful charms and his strangl.

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10 thoughts on “Mr Chartwell

  1. Maggie Stiefvater Maggie Stiefvater says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBFive Things About Mr Charwell1 If I tell you this is a book about depression you won’t want to read it At least I wouldn’t want to read it Depression is real yes but depression also tends to be static it clogs and slows and dilutes its victim Which makes for boring fiction So I won’t tell you that this book is about depression because it’s not very true anyway I will instead tell you that this book is about Winston Churchill which also isn’t tremendously true Winst


  2. Sue Sue says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBRebecca Hunt has created an interesting novel set in 1964 featuring Winston Churchill in the days before his final retirement Esther Hammerhans a librarian at the House of Commons and a Black Dog Of course this isn't just any dog but Churchill's black dog of depression that has been with him for much of his life I am tempted to say the dog has been anthropomorphized but can that refer to dogs? Well perhaps there is some other term but I will leave it at that You must read the book for particularsI found this novel intriguing odd at first then increasingly interesting and ultimately very effective as a picture of the effect of depression on individuals liveshow they cope or don't cope with it The fact that it's done in this format is amazing so creative I think I will recommend this to some friends


  3. Laura Laura says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUB45 stars I need to write a detailed review of this later Suffice it to say it's a fantastic read and no idea why the GR rating on this is low If you've ever experienced depression you'll love this book even A fantastic exploration of depression's effects through the use of Winston Churchill and a Black Dog Terrific read and a first novel amazing


  4. Gina Gina says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBThis was a tricky one for me I thought it was funny and very moving I really liked it But My apologies to Mr Churchill but the black dog metaphor just doesn't work for me Depression as an annoyance an uninvited guest who shows up and bugs you chewing rocks and whispering in your ear crushing your chest and hogging the bed just misses something Depression is so all encompassing and I've found that it's very internal as well It's not a visitor it's an all out crippling assault your own mind turning against you changing you into a person you don't recognize The black dog is like having the blues You know what's going on you can wallow in it for a while It even makes a nice companion for a bit just like a real dog does not expecting much from you content to just sit on the couch or whatever Depression takes everything and then goes back for Obviously it probably v


  5. Felice Felice says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBGoing into Mr Chartwell you should know that Winston Churchill suffered with depression throughout his adult life and referred to depression as the black dog Got it? Now you are ready to read one of the original novels I've read in a long time The title character in Mr Chartwell is that black dog Or something very like a dog Mr Chartwell is 6' 7 smelly and resembles a black Labrador He has quite a few human characteristics he speaks English walks on his hind legs drinks needs an apartment and is employed His job is persecuting Winston Churchill Chartwell has been hounding Churchill for years In 1964 when the novel opens Churchill is retiring from politics after sixty years The idea of retirement does not sit easily with him and neither does having the black dog as a companion once againChartwell has his teeth in Esther Hammerhans as well Esther is a young widow with a room to let She's naturally reluctant to rent it to Chartwell when he shows up but he has a way of not taking no for


  6. Rebecca Rebecca says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBThis novel is based around a simple conceit Winston Churchill’s depression which he referred to as his ‘black dog’ is not metaphorical but actual He is in fact an enormous creature variously called Mr Chartwell or Black Pat who haunts both Churchill and Esther Hammerhans a widowed library clerk at Westminster Palace who has her own depression to fight off as the second anniversary of her husband’s suicide nearsThere are clever elements here but in general I thought a talented writer was needed to pull off the concept effectively Hunt seemed uncertain about whether Mr Chartwell was ghostly or corporeal he doesn’t need a key to get into Esther’s flat yet he has chosen her location because it’s an easy 50 minute commute down to Churchill’s place in Kent? He leaves


  7. Sherril Sherril says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBI listened to the audiobook edition of Mr Chartwell by Rebecca Hunt As is my habit I added it to my library list of books that are available in the audio format way before I got the audiobook from the library I only wish I could remember how this book came to my attention In my opinion the most important component of an audiobook is the reader performer narrator Mr Chartwell was read by Susan Duerden and she had the perfect clipped British accent She made each character an individual with her voice and articulation I always seem to prefer books read by British perform


  8. Brooke Brooke says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBhm Well This book was an interesting take on depression Rebecca Hunt uses the figure of a large black beastly dog over turning and overtaking people's lives to attempt to illustrate the despair and life owning horror that is depression I really thought the imagery et al was interesting and fresh I like the language of her writing but was often bored and slogging through I was determined to finish reading and I did but it was difficultRead here


  9. Lady Delacour Lady Delacour says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUBPicked this book because of the narratorStarted listening not having a clueto what the story was aboutWhat a pleasant laugh out loud treatReally enjoyed the creativity of the authorNarrator Susan Duerdenbrings each character to lifeClean with a little mild Foul Language


  10. Blair Blair says:

    Mr Chartwell PDF/EPUB Ê Hardcover chartwell kindle, Mr Chartwell ePUB Mr Chartwell centres around a single idea though it's admittedly quite a striking one based on Winston Churchill's famous description of his depression as 'the black dog' it imagines the physical incarnation of depression as an actual huge walking occasionally on hind legs and talking black dog the Mr Chartwell of the title We see how the presence of the dog Black Pat as he decides to call himself affects two characters Churchill himself


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