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Bliss, Remembered

by Frank Deford

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Bliss, Remembered by Frank Deford
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At the 1936 Berlin Olympics the beautiful Sydney Stringfellow begins an intense love affair with a German but the affair abruptly ends when political forces tear them apart.

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"An uneven but entertaining historical love story." - Kirkus Reviews

"Starred Review. This is a poignant story, utterly charming and enjoyable." - Publishers Weekly

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Shirley Kimble

Disappointed
I agree with the preceding book review. Old lady not believable. Big vocabulary but then talks like a hick with "wannas" and "whatchas" and "kindas" and "gottas". That drove me crazy! The plot and settings were novel but the characters never seemed real to me.

Cathy Baron

No substance
I saw this reviewed on the TODAY show and couldn't wait to read it. I was very disappointed. It was written on the par of Mary Higgins Clark - lacked substance - characters not believable.

Sorry because I really wanted to like it. Frank Devord seems like a nice man.

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Frank Deford

Frank Deford is senior writer for Sports Illustrated, author, commentator and correspondent.

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