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Up From the Blue

A Novel

Henderson, Susan

(Book - 2010)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Up From the Blue
Tillie's husband is away on business, the boxes in her new home aren't unpacked, and the telephone isn't even connected yet. Though she's not due for another month, sudden labor pains force Tillie to reach out to her estranged father for help-- a choice that means facing the painful memories she's been running from since she was a child.
Publisher: New York :, Harper,, [2010], ©2010
ISBN: 0061984035
Branch Call Number: FICTION Hen
Characteristics: 320 pages ; 21 cm


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Jun 27, 2012
  • JUGEY rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Great read. I enjoyed the story very much. Reminded me a little of The Glass Castle.

Jun 20, 2011
  • gklmommy rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

i enjoyed reading this it was sad though i wish they would have gotten her help

May 19, 2011
  • janetplanet9 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I felt anger and frustration that no one took the obviously depressed mother to a psychiatrist but rather kept telling her to pull herself together. This colored what was otherwise a satisfying read.


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