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Eight girls taking pictures

by Whitney Otto

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books,
  • Women photographers,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A tale inspired by the lives of famous twentieth-century female photographers traces the progression of feminism and photography in various world regions as each woman explores private and public goals while balancing the demands of family and creativity.

    Edition Notes

    StatementWhitney Otto
    SeriesThorndike Press large print basic series, Thorndike Press large print basic series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3565.T795 E45 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination593 pages :
    Number of Pages593
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26454379M
    ISBN 101410454428
    ISBN 109781410454423
    LC Control Number2012038186
    OCLC/WorldCa810329363

      Whitney Otto’s new novel Eight Girls Taking Pictures is a different breed still; a combination attempt at a crowd-pleaser and an homage. The novel tells the story of eight female photographers, in eight different chapter/stories, inspired by the lives of real photographers. 中文书名:《摄影八女杰》 英文书名:Eight Girls Taking Pictures 作 者:Whitney Otto 出 版 社:Scribner 代 理 人:ANA 页 数:页 出版时间:年11月 代理地区:中国大陆、台湾 审读资料:电子稿 类 型:非小说 内容简介: 畅销书作家惠特尼奥托(Whitney Otto)的《摄影八女杰》(Eight Girls Taking Picture.

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Eight girls taking pictures by Whitney Otto Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Eight Girls Taking Pictures: A Novel" is none of the things you might expect from the title. Rather than a novel, it's actually a collection of eight short stories, some novella length. And while there are eight stories about women photographers, at least one of those stories features two women, so I count at least nine girls taking pictures/5().

It is about their stories of which are rich, dark or secret, but ultimately unique and have helped to create the woman they are at the time of the story. In stating this, 'Eight Girls Taking Pictures" has been woven in the same manner. I did recommend the book to a girlfriend and she was not crazy about it/5(51).

Bestselling author Whitney Otto’ s Eight Girls Taking Pictures i s a profoundly moving portrayal of the lives of women, imagining the thoughts and circumstances that produced eight famous female photographers of the twentieth century. This captivating novel opens in as Cymbeline Kelley surveys the charred remains of her photography studio, destroyed in a fire started by a woman hired to /5(48).

Enhance Your Book Club 1. In keeping with the theme of the novel, visit a photography exhibit at a local museum or gallery. Or have each member bring an interesting or unusual photo to your group’s discussion of Eight Girls Taking Pictures and share what it is 5/5(1).

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ed on: J Eight Girls Taking Pictures is her most ambitious book: a bold, immersive, and unforgettable narrative that shows how the art, loves, and lives of the past influence our present. About the Author Whitney Otto is the author of five novels, including the New York Times bestseller, How to Make an American Quilt.

Do you think Eight Girls Taking Pictures needs a follow-up book. Why or why not. I do not feel that this book needs a follow-up because seven of the eight girls would have died by the time the last story reaches its end.

The subject matter does not seem to lend. The Passion Dream Book was a Los Angeles Times bestseller, optioned for a film, and an Oregonian Book Club selection.

A Collection of Beauties at the Height of Their Popularity was a Multnomah County Library selection. Eight Girls Taking Pictures is being published by Scribner in November This mesmerizing novel reimagines the public and private lives of eight groundbreaking female photographers and illuminates their shared dreams and struggles.

Eight Girls Taking Pictures offer a fascinating portrait gallery of spirited, creative women across time and against the backdrop of some of the twentieth century’s most momentous events.

Crisscrossing the world and a century, Eight Girls Taking Pictures is an affecting meditation on the conflicts women face and the choices they make.

These memorable characters seek extraordinary lives through their work, yet they also find meaning and reward in the ordinary tasks of motherhood, marriage, and domesticity.

Eight Girls Taking Pictures Quotes Showing of 18 “While she was in transit, being unattached was exhilarating, but the moment she stopped, so did the high.” ― Whitney Otto, Eight Girls Taking PicturesAuthor: Whitney Otto. Book Review: Eight Girls Taking Pictures by PimaLib_BetsyL J Inspired by the lives of real female photographers from the early s through the seventies, each story in Eight Girls Taking Pictures explores the balance between life and art, the need.

Otto (A Collection of Beauties at the Height of Their Popularity,etc.) combines a paean to the art form with an argument for women’s rights in these interlocking stories of eight fictional woman photographers, clearly inspired by actual photographers, over the course of the 20th studying photochemistry in Dresden, Cymbeline discovers a soul mate in her middle-aged Author: Whitney Otto.

Bestselling author Whitney Otto’ s Eight Girls Taking Pictures i s a profoundly moving portrayal of the lives of women, imagining the thoughts and circumstances that produced eight famous female photographers of the twentieth century.

This captivating novel opens in as Cymbeline Kelley surveys the charred remains of her photography studio, destroyed in a fire started by a woman hired to /5(42).

Eight Girls Taking Pictures: A Novel (Paperback) By Whitney Otto. Email or call for price. Special Order. November Indie Next List “Otto is masterful in telling the stories of eight women photographers -- their creative lives, their struggles balancing family and work, their politics (sexual and otherwise), and their place within the.

From the bestselling author of How to Make an American Quilt comes a powerful and sweeping novel inspired by the lives of famous female photographers. Bestselling author Whitney Otto's Eight Girls Taking Pictures i s a profoundly moving portrayal of the lives of women, imagining the thoughts and circumstances that produced eight famous female photographers of the twentieth century.

This 5/5(1). Get this from a library. Eight girls taking pictures: a novel. [Whitney Otto] -- A tale inspired by the lives of famous twentieth-century female photographers traces the progression of feminism and photography in various world regions as each woman explores private and public.

Bestselling author Whitney Otto' s Eight Girls Taking Pictures i s a profoundly moving portrayal of the lives of women, imagining the thoughts and circumstances that produced eight famous female photographers of the twentieth century.

This captivating novel opens in as Cymbeline Kelley surveys the charred remains of her photography studio, destroyed in a fire started by a woman hired to. Get this from a library. Eight girls taking pictures. [Whitney Otto] -- A tale inspired by the lives of famous twentieth-century female photographers traces the progression of feminism and photography in various world regions as each woman explores private and public.

A tale inspired by the lives of famous twentieth-century female photographers traces the progression of feminism and photography in various world regions as each woman explores private and public goals while balancing the demands of family and Girls Taking Pictures: A Novel3/5(5).

Crisscrossing the world and a century, "Eight Girls Taking Pictures "is an affecting meditation on the conflicts women face and the choices they make. These memorable characters seek extraordinary lives through their work, yet they also find meaning and reward in the ordinary tasks of motherhood, marriage, and domesticity/5(K).

Listen to Eight Girls Taking Pictures: A Novel audiobook by Whitney Otto. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Bestsellers and .The idea is to bind the book quickly and get it out to booksellers, book buyers, and book reviewers so they can read it and move forward with purchasing it and generating word of mouth.

I wrote a book review of Eight Girls Taking Pictures and discovered the author and her editor, Whitney Frick, would be at my local independent bookstore to.