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Call me Zelda

by Erika Robuck

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  • Psychiatric nurses,
  • Female friendship,
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  • Psychiatric hospital patients,
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    Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age, but those close to them saw their inner turmoil. Committed to a Baltimore psychiatric hospital in 1932, Zelda vacillates between lucidity and madness as she fights to forge an identity independent of her famous husband. She finds a sympathetic ear in her nurse Anna Howard, who, drawn into the Fitzgeralds" tumultuous lives, wonders which of them is the true genius ...

    Edition Notes

    StatementErika Robuck
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3618.O338 C35 2013b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination491 pages ;
    Number of Pages491
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26450633M
    ISBN 101410462110
    ISBN 109781410462114
    LC Control Number2013019819
    OCLC/WorldCa843455154

      Praise for Call Me Zelda "This gem of a novel spins a different, touching story You will love it, as I absolutely did."--Tatiana de Rosnay, New York Times bestselling author of Sarah's Key and The House I Loved "In this richly imagined story, Erika Robuck has captured the creative brilliance and madness of Zelda Fitzgerald an unsettling yet tender portrayal of two women inextricably bound /5(K). Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck Published by NAL Trade, an imprint of Penguin. Like Therese Fowler’s Z, Call Me Zelda is a story of the life of Zelda Fitzgerald, perhaps best known as the troubled wife of F. Scott Fitzgerald, although an accomplished writer and artist in her own right. Whereas Z focuses on Zelda’s life from the time she met Scott, Call Me Zelda begins after Zelda has already.

    item 4 Call Me Zelda Wheeler Large Print Book Series - Call Me Zelda Wheeler Large Print Book Series. $ Last one Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. See all. National bestselling author, historical fiction, Erika Robuck. “An alpha female heroine, along with an engaging plot loaded with realism, makes for a captivating historical thriller.

    Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck New American Library (NAL) Trade Paperback with Flaps pages Historical Fiction; Gothic Horror F Scott Fitzgerald remains.   Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck in CHM, EPUB, FB3 download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().


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Call me Zelda by Erika Robuck Download PDF EPUB FB2

Whereas Z kept me turning the pages, CALL ME ZELDA kept me wondering if I should continue reading. A hundred pages into the novel all I could utter is "ho hum." CALL ME ZELDA is the sort of novel that is enjoyed by ladies who want a somewhat romantic story to pass the time while enjoying a good cup of coffee/5.

Call Me Zelda is a book of historical fiction about Zelda Fitzgerald as seen from the viewpoint of a caretaker, a nurse that is assigned to Zelda's case when she enters the Phipps Clinic in Baltimore in Anna Howard, the psychiatric nurse, narrates the turbulent times of both Zelda's life and her own/5().

Call Me Zelda is mesmerizing, page-turning, and provides us with a fresh, very human look at two literary icons.” —Maryanne O’Hara, author of Cascade “In this richly imagined story, Erika Robuck has captured the creative brilliance and madness of Zelda Fitzgerald/5(23).

Call Me Zelda almost assuredly falls into the genre of historical fiction, although the author merely calls it a novel and does not expand on the distinction between fact and fiction.

I am not a stickler for this and am content to learn about historical figures in a hazy blend of history and nostalgia. Yet another addition to what is becoming a gracious plenty of novels and biographies focusing on the Scott-Zelda relationship. Robuck’s strategy is to create a first-person narrator, Anna Howard, who is Zelda’s nurse at Phipps Psychiatric Clinic in Baltimore when Zelda is hospitalized for schizophrenia in February of Author: Erika Robuck.

Books similar to Call Me Zelda Call Me Zelda. by Erika Robuck. avg. rating Ratings. From the author of Hemingways Girl comes a richly imagined tale of Zelda Fitzgeralds love, longing, and struggle against ever-threatening insanity.

Goodreads members who liked this book also liked: Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald. Call Me Zelda. Written by Erika Robuck Review by Caroline Wilson. Psychiatric nurse Anna Howard is in awe of her newest patient at Call me Zelda book Psychiatric Clinic in Baltimore, Maryland.

Zelda Fitzgerald, wife of famed author Scott Fitzgerald, is a fading flapper menaced by : Erika Robuck. Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck Published by NAL Publication date: May 7th Genres: Fiction, Historical With another film version of The Great Gatsby coming out this week, now is the perfect time for new fiction about the life of the Fitzgeralds or, more specifically, Zelda Fitzgerald.

There are many stories circulated about her outrageous behavior but it is much like the paparazzi today 4/5. About Call Me Zelda “[A] haunting and beautifully atmospheric novel brilliantly brings Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald to life in all their doomed beauty, with compelling and unforgettable results.”—Alex George, author of Setting Free the Kites From New York to Paris, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age, seeming to float on champagne bubbles above the.

What did you love best about Call Me Zelda. In fact, most would argue that Scott and Zelda were much wilder than this book describes.

What bothered me was the fact that the nurse 'narrator' seemed to have more mental health issues than Zelda did. Then I began to question my own sanity. Then I slowly, carefully deleted this book from my library. From New York to Paris, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age, seeming to float on champagne bubbles above the mundane cares of the world.

But to those who truly knew them, the endless parties were only a distraction from their inner turmoil, and from a love that united them with a scorching intensity. When Zelda is committed to a Baltimore psychiatric clinic in. 'Call me Zelda': writers take on troubled life of F Scott Fitzgerald's muse This article is more than 7 years old Interest is growing in the dark and tangled life of Zelda Fitzgerald and her Author: Peter Beaumont.

Just released in May, Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck examines the turbulent, fascinating and ultimately tragic life of Zelda Fitzgerald through the eyes of a fictional psychiatric nurse. Better known as the wife of writer F.

Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda Fitzgerald’s presence was as. Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck. Publisher: New American Library (May ). Historical fiction. Trade Paperback Original. pages. ISBN Zelda Fitzgerald’s become this mythical, magical spirited and elegant figure for the literary and Jazz age of the s and s.

There’s been much written about her turbulent relationship with her husband F. Scott. Get this from a library. Call me Zelda. [Erika Robuck] -- "From New York to Paris, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age, seeming to float on champagne bubbles above the mundane cares of the world.

But to those who truly knew. Call Me Zelda By: Erika Robuck. Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck is an enthralling book recommendation for anyone seeking historical fiction. Robuck weaves fiction and fact together as she tells the story of F.

Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald throughout the s to the time of her death. Get this from a library. Call me Zelda. [Erika Robuck] -- Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age, but those close to them saw their inner turmoil.

Committed to a Baltimore psychiatric hospital inZelda vacillates between. Erika Robuck is the author of the novels "Hemingway's Girl," "Receive Me Falling," and "Call Me Zelda." Amy Landon is a classically trained actress with numerous Off-Broadway, film, and television credits.

Her voice can also be heard on many television and radio commercials, and. Erika Robuck is the national bestselling author of The House of Hawthorne, Fallen Beauty, Call Me Zelda, Hemingway’s Girl, and Receive Me is a contributor to the fiction blog Writer Unboxed, and she maintains her own blog, Muse.

She is a member of the Hawthorne Society, the Hemingway Society, the Historical Novel Society, and the Edna St. Vincent Millay Society. Even though Call Me Zelda is fiction it gives a suggestion of how the Fitzgeralds maight have interacted after the parties and the hangovers set in.

I don’t know how historically accurate the Fitzgeralds characters are, but I do know Robuck dedicated a lot. From New York to Paris, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age.

But when Zelda is committed to a psychiatric clinic inshe finds a sympathetic friend in her nurse, Anna. Anna is increasingly drawn into the Fitzgeralds' tumultuous relationship and becomes privy to Zelda's most intimate confessions.Call Me Zelda (Book): Robuck, Erika: "From New York to Paris, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald reigned as king and queen of the Jazz Age, seeming to float on champagne bubbles above the mundane cares of the world.

But to those who truly knew them, the endless parties were only a distraction from their inner turmoil, and from a love that united them with a scorching intensity.

Erika Robuck is the national bestselling author of The House of Hawthorne, Fallen Beauty, Call Me Zelda, Hemingway’s Girl, and Receive Me is a contributor to the fiction blog Writer Unboxed, and she maintains her own blog, Muse.

She is a member of the Hawthorne Society, the Hemingway Society, the Historical Novel Society, and the Edna St. Vincent Millay Society.