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Book: Notes From The Other Side Of The Mountain by J. Allen Whitt

Book: Notes From The Other Side Of The Mountain by J. Allen Whitt

categories: Book, Novel, Romance, War, Vietnam, Drama, Southwest, Navy, Nature, Mountains, History, Love Story


J. Allen Whitt

Author J. Allen Whittabout this book: This novel is a love story that can be enjoyed by both men and women. It is a first-person narration of how war--in this case, Vietnam--profoundly effects people and their relationships to each other for decades afterward. This story is particularly relevant today, in light of our recent long-running wars, and the multitude of deaths and traumas and personal injuries they have produced. In a more general sense, the novel is about how little we often really know about those closest to us, and the powerful, transformative experiences that may be buried within them.

• "...captivating... Amazing story!"

— Dean Kuch

• "This is easily one of the most touching things I've ever read... I love a book that can make me cry."
— P. T. Mayer

• "It had me in tears...beautiful writing and it touched me deeply."
— Janet Taylor-Perry

• "...absolutely beautiful...True prose poetry. Bravo!"
— John Hamler

• "Gorgeous description..."
— C. E. Jones

• "...filled with words that go down like fine wine."
— W. Dagnee

• "...sweeps across the page with beautiful images..."
— L. Rosen

• "...touched me in a way that not many things I read do. That's saying a lot considering that I read and edit for a living!"
— Paulette K. Kinnes

*** Selected as a Finalist in the 2013 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards ***

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