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If These Walls Could Talk: Thoughts of Home

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Home is where House Beautiful’s heart is, and this second engaging collection of the magazine’s “Thoughts of Home” column pays tribute to that special place. These first person essays capture the nostalgia for Grandmother’s farmhouse, the giddy pleasures of that first apartment, the recovery from the loss of a beloved abode. Author Edna O’Brien leads us through her adored ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published August 28th 2006 by Hearst
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Shelves: family, home
This book is a compilation of short stories that ran as a series in House Beautiful under the same name. The writers of these stories are journalist and writers who recreate remembrances of their favorite homes. What a wonderful book this is.

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