Jacqueline Keys was ostracized from her small hometown of Pine Springs, Texas when she was seventeen, sent away because she was gay. Her family was the. Buy a cheap copy of Behind the Pine Curtain book by Gerri Hill. Jacqueline Keys was ostracized from her small hometown of Pine Springs, Texas when she was. But living behind the pine curtain, Kay is afraid of her love for Jackie, afraid of what her family will say, afraid of how the town will react.
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One of my top favourite Gerri Hill books.
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It had moments of sweetness along with doses of reality. But was it ever meant to be more than friends?
Loved the story and the characters. Jan 02, Ezra rated it it was amazing Shelves: Read reviews that mention gerri hill pine curtain behind the pine best friend pine springs years later high school kay and jackie hunter way fifteen years highly recommended killing room small town jacqueline keys come back jackie and kay enjoyable read hills books friend kay great read.
I was looking forward to some confrontation between Jackie and Madeline, but it never came. I fell in love with the characters very quickly and memorised some of their lines, which is always a Cuurtain was one of the very first lesfic books I ever read and I have dipped in and out of it many times over the years. Bella Books; rd edition June gerir, Language: Wouldn’t mind seeing a sequel to this one some day!
Gerri Hill lives in East Texas, deep in the pines, with her partner, Diane.
One day, just before high school graduation things change. Describe your issue Have a question not already answered in the links at left or on our main FAQ page? But cynicism aside, I mainly had fun reading. And she is also again face-to-face with the woman who, as a teen, had been Jackie’s first crush. Her family was the largest employer in the county, owning Pine Springs Lumber, and her father was mayor of this small town.
And she is also again face-to-face with the woman who, as a teen, had been Jackie’s first crush. Behid the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: I still love this book but I just now realised how rushed the ending is.
The narrator will explain an event, then instantly start a dialog between characters explaining the exact information. Buy the selected items together This item: I am particularly fond of stories where a real friendship blossoms between characters.
I just wish the book focused more on the romance itself rather than dealing with the old boys club and family drama.
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I was a little bored with the parts about the lumber business. Mar 27, A rated it liked it Shelves: Aug 12, Cathy rated it liked it.
In terms of tropes this lesbian romance ticks quite a few boxes – our heroine Jackie realises currain in love with her best friend Kay, comes out behhind gets run out of town by her awful parents. The girls share an emotional reunion when Jackie drives into her home town after her father dies. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. It kinda gave me a lesfic compass and formed a template for how I judged lesbian romance from then on.
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Hill obviously loves the One True Love trope. A great story of making something of yourself after your beaten down by the people who are supposed to love you unconditionally and reconnecting with old friends that you left behind because you didn’t think they would love gsrri for who you really are.
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Behind the Pine Curtain by Gerri Hill
Don’t know if it’s the publishers or what that turns her books into the same predictable, thin fare, but I know there’s a brilliant writer there. There was some cliche- but it was sweet and that was really all I am after in this genre Her first published work came in with One Summer Night. I went scouring through the internet for some lesbian fiction. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It was a little predictable, however, with an extremely abrupt ending. Jacqueline Keys was ostracized from her small hometown of Pine Springs, Texas when she was seventeen, sent away because she was gay.
Refresh and try again. Readers Benefits of registering Where are my ebooks? And that included being prepared to marry the son of a business associate of the family. So, with a hundred dollars in her pocket and a one-way bus ticket out of town, Jacqueline was told not to come back until she had come to her senses. The setup could have made for a very good book, and if you are just looking for an easy, no brainer book that demands nothing of you except to just enjoy, then it is ok.
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