God of the Hinge: Soujorns in Cloud Cuckoo Land by Eleanor West and Elizabeth Pool

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Mystical, meandering adventures of two sisters-in-law who, for sixty-five of their ninety years, have been helplessly involved in an adventure not of their choosing. From mythical signs and messages for unsuspecting friends to showers that always seem to drip at the wrong times, there’s never a dull moment for these two ladies! Review
“Amazing, enchanting, timely!” — Annie Dillard, author of Pilgrim at Tinker Creek and An American Childhood

“An intriguing account of two debutants who, for more than 70 years, have shared delightful adventures…” — Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the United States
From the Publisher
Actually, they go many places together only the blonde and the redhead, Sandy and Rusty, have no idea they are in divine company.
At least at first.

From the moment the two women met nearly six decades ago, just before Sandy marries Rusty’s brother, an undeniable cosmic energy makes them instant friends.

As they embark on regular girl-time getaways, the two mortals find themselves pulled, drawn and lead into adventures, misadventures and treasure discoveries that lead to one inevitable conclusion: They are not alone in their journeys.

A fascinating and philosophical memoir, with no shortage of laughs, God of the Hinge: Sojourns in Cloud Cuckoo Land is a story of friendship, real-world enlightenment and divine intervention of the Mt. Olympus variety.

About the Author
Elizabeth Pool is a self-made scholar, lecturer, published author, pageant writer and director, and activist. She resides in New Hampshire where she steadfastly refuses to own a computer or a television.
Eleanor West makes her home on Ossabaw Island, among her beloved feathered and four-legged friends. She is an artist, writer and fervent conservationist. She has received numerous awards for her conservation efforts.
As they embark on regular girl-time getaways, the two mortals find themselves pulled, drawn and lead into adventures, misadventures and treasure discoveries that lead to one inevitable conclusion: They are not alone in their journeys.

A fascinating and philosophical memoir, with no shortage of laughs, God of the Hinge: Sojourns in Cloud Cuckoo Land is a story of friendship, real-world enlightenment and divine intervention of the Mt. Olympus variety.

About the Author
Elizabeth Pool is a self-made scholar, lecturer, published author, pageant writer and director, and activist. She resides in New Hampshire where she steadfastly refuses to own a computer or a television.
Eleanor West makes her home on Ossabaw Island, among her beloved feathered and four-legged friends. She is an artist, writer and fervent conservationist. She has received numerous awards for her conservation efforts.
“Bold, funny, erudite, and magical!” — Lydia Forbes, contributing editor, Forbes Asia

 

Published: June 17, 2006
Paperback: 256 pages
ISBN-10: 1891799320
ISBN-13: 978-1891799327