Papa married a Mormon. by John Dennis Fitzgerald

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs [N.J.] .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsCT275.F572 A3
The Physical Object
Pagination298p.
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6177889M
LC Control Number55009885
OCLC/WorldCa804320

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This book is John D. Fitzgerald's first and is semiautobiographical. "Papa Married a Mormon" is the first book in a trilogy also including "Uncle Will and the Fitzgerald Curse" and "Mamma's Boarding House." All three are great books. I loved -- loved.

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It’s both the adult version and an antidote to the Great Brain books. As a childhood fan of Fitzgerald (the Great Brain series), I was eager to read his semi-autobiographical work, Papa Married a Mormon. The book is suffused with the charm of a time and place few know or appreciate.

The book follows the development of a western town as well as the family of the narrator/5. Pre-owned hardback copy of Pape Married A Mormon by John Fitzgerald. This book has a copy write date and is a book club edition. The book is in good shape and Seller Rating: % positive.

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Seuss’s first published book. Editions for Papa Married a Mormon: (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover), (Hardcover published Author: John Dennis Fitzgerald. There would not have been a Great Brain Series or a Papa Married a Mormon book, if it wasn't for Thomas Fitzgerald.

Thomas Fitzgerald in life and literature is a delightful man. Tender and devoted to his wife in both arena's. I was lucky enough to find information on him early on in my search. Papa Married a Mormon. My love affair with them began when I was eleven years old.

Hearing them for the first time, sitting by a camp fire in the California Redwoods. Listening to Mom read them aloud. Instantly hooked, I read the series until it was cover worn.

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Discover Papa Married a Mormon by John D Fitzgerald and millions of other books available at Barnes & Noble. Shop paperbacks, eBooks, and more. Covid Safety Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: John D Fitzgerald. Papa Married a Mormon and its sequel, Mama's Boarding House, were published in and respectively.

Those books were set in Adenville, Utah, at the end of the 19th century. A third book was requested by the editor, E.L. Doctorow, but he changed jobs before the manuscript was completed. Fitzgerald published his first novel, Papa Married a Mormon, in Other novels for adults about late nineteenth and early twentieth century Utah followed.

Fitzgerald had many stories published in magazines, and he also co-wrote two textbooks about creative writing. On AugAllene Jensen, interviewed John and his sister Belle about the success of Papa Married a Mormon.

In the second paragraph she writes John Fitzgerald in collaboration with his sister, Belle Fitzgerald Empey, wrote the recent best seller, Papa Married a Mormon. Mrs. Search results for: ''papa married a Mormon'' Book Titles Search. Select the first letter.

Papa Married a Mormon is a fun read for anyone, but also a Utah history lesson. Fitzgerald writes each chapter like a separate story, so readers can jump in anywhere. One weakness is a tendency for the author to be a bit flowery in his prose, so at times romance almost becomes farce.

Also, although Fitzgerald's heart is in the right place, he. Fitzgerald, John D. Papa married a Mormon / John D.

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2 Indeed, this first book made its initial appearance in McCall's magazine in and later became a bestseller for Prentice-Hall and a selection of two book clubs.

While I didn't love this book as much as I loved its predecessor, Papa Married a Mormon, I did enjoy this sequel's look into the history of Utah during the early 's. It's easy to forget that Utah was a western state with its share of gunslingers, saloons, and mining towns, but this book reminds us of its rightful place in the wild West/5(39).

Papa Married A Mormon by John D. Fitzgerald,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). The story is told from the viewpoint of JD Fitzgerald, who grew up in Price, Utah in a family with a Catholic papa and a Scandinavian Mormon mama.

Can this house, often divided against itself, stand. Definitely. With Papa and Mama at the helm, even with their different religions, they successfully raise a wonderful family. IN one respect, at least, this book differs from the recent run of the presses on Mormons and Mormonism.

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Both are easily accessible today, “Papa Married a Mormon” can be bought for within $20, “Mama’s Boarding House” is a bit more expensive, usually. Fitzgerald wrote a third novel, “Uncle. Papa Married a Mormon. Author: Fitzgerald, John D.

Notes: jacket is chipped and creased. minor foxing and marks. contents remain clean, fresh and presentable. binding is intact. 1st British Edition. The Brigham Young University Department of Theatre and Media Arts presents a new stage adaptation of the popular book "Papa Married A Mormon" in the Pardoe Theatre in the Harris Fine Arts Center beginning May 26 and running through June Performances begin at p.m.

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Twice chosen as a Book-of-the-Month Club selection, it was also serialized in McCall’s magazine. A sequel, Mamma’s Boarding House, appeared in.

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