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The twelve lives of Samuel Hawley

Hannah Tinti

The twelve lives of Samuel Hawley

a novel

by Hannah Tinti

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and daughters,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles12 lives of Samuel Hawley
    StatementHannah Tinti
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3620.I56 T94 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination376 pages
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27228458M
    ISBN 100812989880
    ISBN 109780812989885
    LC Control Number2016021409
    OCLC/WorldCa951190387

    The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley: A Novel - Ebook written by Hannah Tinti. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley: A Novel/5(26). “Hawley had met some tough broads over the years, but they were honed that way from rough living. Mabel was something else. Her hardness was built into her very foundation, and she rammed that hardness into others, like an oil tanker barreling through a fleet of rowboats.” ― Hannah Tinti, The Twelve Lives of Samuel HawleyAuthor: Hannah Tinti.

    The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley Hannah Tinti, Random House pp. ISBN Summary A coming-of-age novel and a literary thrill ride about the price we pay to protect the people we love most. Samuel Hawley isn’t like the other fathers in Olympus, Massachusetts. “The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is an adventure epic with the deeper resonance of myth Tinti exhibits an aptitude for shining a piercing light into the corners of her characters’ hearts and minds.”—O: The Oprah Magazine.

    The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti. As this book plays out, the story of each of Hawley’s scars is revealed. These flashbacks go back and forth between the present, or at least the five years or so of Loo’s coming of age in Olympus. Hawley’s story unfolds, revealing the flaws of a man who has done much that’s wrong. A coming-of-age novel and a literary thriller that weaves back and forth through time and across America, from Alaska to the Adirondacks, The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is an unforgettable story about the cost we pay to protect the people we love most.


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Although it does feature a teen protagonist, Loo--a girl who ages from throughout the book/5. An Amazon Best Book of April “When Loo was twelve years old her father taught her how to shoot a gun.” So begins Hannah Tinti’s masterful, absorbing novel, The Twelve Lives of Samuel has been on the run for decades.

He’s had various side-kicks – his con-man partner Jove, the love of his life, Lily – but for the past decade and a half, it’s been his daughter, Loo/5(). There seems to be confusion over the title of this book – it refers to twelve lives on the spine yet twelve bullets as product blurb and internal text.

Confusion also reigns over what is the content of the book, as it is publicised as a coming of age novel for Loo and an exploration of the protection of her father Samuel Hawley/5(40).

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is a gripping father-daughter road trip where the bad guys are never far behind Tarantino-like in its plot twists, action, and violence, the novel sweeps across the country and back and forth in : Random House Publishing Group.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is an adventure epic with the deeper resonance of myth. Above all, it's an unconventional, affecting exploration of a husband's love for his wife and a father's devotion to his daughter, whose safety he will secure one.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is a gripping father-daughter road trip where the bad guys are never far behind Tarantino-like in its plot twists, action, and violence, the novel sweeps across the country and back and forth in time/5(K).

The daughter of a career criminal explores her family’s past along with the family business. Loo, the hero of Tinti’s second novel (The Good Thief, ), has spent much of her childhood living out of a suitcase with her father, Samuel, who helps steal and fence jewelry and mom, Lily, died under vague circumstances shortly after Loo was born, but her presence has been constant Author: Hannah Tinti.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley | Tinti Hannah | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley, a coming-of-age novel by American writer Hannah Tinti, tells the story of Samuel Hawley, a man who has spent the better part of his life on the run from the law.

The story begins when he and his teenage daughter, Loo, move to Olympus, Massachusetts. Reading guide for The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti.

Summary | Excerpt The story of two women and one agonizing decision that will change the trajectory of both of their lives. About the book Join the discussion. Win this book. Every Bone a Prayer by Ashley Blooms.

A beautifully honest exploration of healing and of hope. About The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley. NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “A gripping American-on-the-run thriller a brilliant coming-of-age tale and a touching exploration of father-daughter relationships.”—Newsweek “One part Quentin Tarantino, one part Scheherazade, and twelve parts wild innovation.”—Ann Patchett, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley A Novel (Book): Tinti, Hannah: "Loo is twelve when she moves back to the New England fishing village of her early youth. Her father, Hawley, finds work on the boats, while she undergoes the usual heartaches of a new kid in school.

But lurking over Loo are mysteries, both of the mother who passed away, of the grandmother she's forbidden to speak to.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley A Novel (eBook): Tinti, Hannah: "Loo is twelve when she moves back to the New England fishing village of her early youth. Her father, Hawley, finds work on the boats, while she undergoes the usual heartaches of a new kid in school.

But lurking over Loo are mysteries, both of the mother who passed away, of the grandmother she's forbidden to speak to. THE TWELVE LIVES OF SAMUEL HAWLEY was published in the U.S.

on Ma by The Dial Press, and in the U.K. on April 6, by Tinder Press. The book has been optioned for television by director Matt Reeves (6th & Idaho) & producer Michael Costigan.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is a gripping father-daughter road trip where the bad guys are never far behind Tarantino-like in its plot twists, action, and violence, the novel sweeps across the country and back and forth in time. In Hannah Tinti's novel, The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley, Hawley and Jove are sent to recover an antique watch, a priceless item stolen from a crooked boxing promoter and now in the hands of a thief-survivalist living on an island off Washington's coast.

The watch has many complications, the term used for any mechanical watch function other. A loner who spent years living on the run, Samuel Hawley raised his daughter, Loo, on the road, always watching his back.

Now that Loo is a teenager, Hawley wants only to give her a normal life. In his late wife’s hometown, he finds work as a fisherman, while Loo struggles to fit in at the local high school. She also grows more and more curious about the death of the mother she never knew.

“The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is an adventure epic with the deeper resonance of myth Tinti exhibits an aptitude for shining a piercing light into the corners of her characters’ hearts and minds.”—O: The Oprah Magazine/5(67). Part coming-of-age story, part literary thriller, The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is a father-daughter story that explores what it means to be a hero, and the cost we pay to protect the people we love most.

After years spent living on the run, Samuel Hawley moves with his teenage daughter, Loo, to Olympus, Massachusetts 5/5(1). The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley was such an intricate read.

It was literary yet a thriller yet also a coming of age. I thought the author pulled all together brilliantly with characters that I grew attached to and an ending that made me think which I always appreciate. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is a gripping father-daughter road trip where the bad guys are never far behind Tarantino-like in its plot twists, action, and violence, the novel sweeps across the country and back and forth in time.

THE TWELVE LIVES OF SAMUEL HAWLEY By Hannah Tinti pp. The Dial Press. $ The engine powering Hannah Tinti’s complex new novel, “The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley,” is presented in the Author: Pete Hamill.The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley A Novel (Book): Tinti, Hannah: Loo is twelve when she moves back to the New England fishing village of her early youth.

Her father, Hawley, finds work on the boats, while she undergoes the usual heartaches of a new kid in school. But lurking over Loo are mysteries, both of the mother who passed away, of the grandmother she's forbidden to speak to.