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Looking for Peyton Place

a novel

by Barbara Delinsky

  • 141 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychological fiction,
  • Romance-language fiction,
  • Secrecy,
  • Large type books,
  • Women novelists,
  • City and town life,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Annie returns to Middle River after her mother"s death where she uncovers a scandal--her mother"s illness may have been caused by chemicals from the local paper mill.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara Delinsky
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3554.E4427 L66 2005b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 705 pages (large print) ;
    Number of Pages705
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26337600M
    ISBN 100739456644
    ISBN 109780739456644
    OCLC/WorldCa61447263

    Looking for Peyton Place Barbara Delinsky, Author. Scribner $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book With her mother.   "More than perhaps any other New England novel, Peyton Place entered the American lexicon Peyton Place is now being acknowledged as a book that destroyed Northern New England's facade of moral uprightness while simultaneously reinventing book publishing Peyton Place is as relevant now as it was 50 years ago."—Valley News/5(33).

      “The movie came out just a year or so after the book, which by Hollywood’s standards was very fast,” said “Peyton Place” buff and Emmy Award-winning producer, screenwriter and director. A picture-perfect New Hampshire town hides a history of scandal and intrigue -- a legacy Annie Barnes has never shaken since growing up in tiny Middle River. Five decades ago the area was rocked by a bombshell of a book, Peyton Place, and its author, Gr.

    Switch off those TVs, kill your mobiles and settle down with the most controversial book ever written. Once denounced as 'wicked', 'sordid', 'cheap' 'moral filth', PEYTON PLACE was the top read of its time and sold millions of copies worldwide. History. With Peyton Place, ABC hoped to bring the success of the British serial Coronation Street to America. Inspired by that serial, it was decided that it should be aired in prime time. Producer Paul Monash wanted to launch a revival of Grace Metalious' novel of the same name. He refused to acknowledge it as a soap opera, calling it a 'high-class anthology drama'.Original network: ABC.


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/5(19). Buy the Book:AmazonBarnes & NobleIndieBoundApple Books Published by: ScribnerRelease Date: J Pages: ISBN Share: Synopsis When Grace Metalious’s Peyton Place was first published init had a profound effect on Middle River.

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If you are the publisher or author of this book. Innovelist Barbara Delinsky used Grace Metalious and Peyton Place as a springboard for Looking for Peyton Place, her novel about the impact of Metalious' book on a small New Hampshire town, Middle River, where residents believe Peyton Place Children: 3.

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“Peyton Place” was the local bookshop’s bad girl, the paper-and-print equivalent of its own Betty Anderson. In the parlance of the time. Looking for Peyton Place by Barbara Delinsky. of 5 stars. (Hardcover ) We see that javascript is disabled or not supported by your browser - javascript is needed for important actions on the site.Looking for Peyton Place audiobook, by Barbara Delinsky For Annie Barnes, going home to Middle River means dealing with truths long hidden.

But it is a journey she knows she must take if she is to put to rest, once and for all, her misgivings about her mother's recent death. To an outsider, Middle River is a picture-perfect New Hampshire town.

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Five decades ago the area was rocked by.