Ble story is about a family of nine children raised By Arthur And Maeve Vergennes Arthur Is A Former Naval Arthur and Maeve Vergennes Arthur is a former Naval of the Korean War with suspected PTSD who
Trains His Children Like A Drill Sergeant his children ike a drill sergeant has moved his family to a home removed from the rest of town separated by a bridge This point is essential to the rest of the story In the back yard is a Past Lies large boat ship where the children play and escape from family daily difficultiesArthur has always had authority issues people giving him orders make him think he is being persecuted His wife Maeve is his sounding board and savior Sheoves being a wife and mother and is an expert at handling Arthur She can usually steer him towards the correct response They are a close and Wives Mothers And The Red Menace loving family with the older children taking care of the younger children Estranged from their oldest son Jude due to an unfortunate incident that occurred due to their daughter Verity the parents are at odds over this issue At times I wavered with this story as it was sometimes difficult to continue The older children Jude and Verity are over burdened with too much responsibility for raising their siblings it was both sad and beautiful As each child strives to find their place in the family hierarchy tragedy is about to strike which willevel the playing field As Arthur deteriorates Jude and Verity must step up and sacrifice their own desiresTruly a voyage worth taking this was not a book I would usually choose and it took me out of my comfort zone catapulting me into the Junkyard Planet lives of the young but unselfish Vergennes children Thank you to Net Galley and the publisher for the opportunity to read this book for my honest opinion I gave this book three and one half stars rounded up to four NetGalley TheFamily ShipPublication Date February 23 2021 Sonja Yoerg out does herself once again This is a family filled withove and insecurities They experience storms and tragedies but in the end His Angelic Mate Paranormal Protection Unit 7 love sets their course for greater hope This story is filled with adventure and angst of aarge family full of The Ayurvedic Self Care Handbook life Book Review The Family ShipAuthor Sonja YoergPublisher Lake Union PublishingPublication Date February 23 2021Review Date October 4 2020I received a free copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest reviewFrom the blurb From the Charts and Washington Post bestselling author of True Places comes a disarming and emotional novel about a family in distress and a daughter s mission to keep it from going underChesapeake Bay 1980 Eighteen year old Verity Vergennes is the captain of the USS Nepenthe and her seven younger siblings are her crew The ship an oyster boat transformed into a make believe destroyer is the heart of the Vergennes family a place both to play and toearn responsibility But Verity s had it with being tied to the ship and secretly applies to a distant college If only her parents could bear to et her goMaeve and Arthur Vergennes already suffered
one oss when five years earlier their eldest son Jude stormed out and never returned Now Maeve is pregnant again and loss when five years earlier their eldest son Jude stormed out and never returned Now Maeve is pregnant again and s amiss Verity yearns to follow her dreams but how can she jump ship now The problem and perhaps the answer Wings Of Fire lies with JudeWhen disaster strikes and the family unravels Verity must rally her sibling crew to keep the Nepenthe and all it symbolizes afloat Sailing away from home she discovers is never easy not if you ever hope to find your way back This is an extraordinary book about aarge family of nine kids The plot is uite unusual and involves a very creative story There is tragedy grief oss and ove woven throughout the story Without giving the plot away I will say that there are some unusually creative elements to the story The characters the parents and all nine kids are very well constructed The setting is well defined and a character in itself This is one of the most unusual books I ve read in awhile with unexpected plot points and very creative elements interspersed throughout the book While it is a family story I would not say it s a children s book This is an author with a good number of books already published I had not heard of her and I now Sacrificed To The Dragon Twins Bbw Dragon Paranormal Erotica look forward to reading of her work This is a 5 star book very highly recommended Thank you to the publisher for giving me NetGalley approval and best ofuck to the author with her continued writing career This review will be posted on NetGalley Goodreads and netgalley thefamilyship sonjayoerg Questions Kids Ask About Weather Questions Kids Ask 20 lakeunionpublishing. Her dreams but how can she jump ship now The problem and perhaps the answeries with JudeWhen disaster strikes and the family unravels Verity must rally her sibling crew to keep the Nepenthe and all it symbolizes afloat Sailing away from home she discovers is never easy not if you ever hope to find your way back. ,
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Yoerg does it again I have read all 6 of her novels now and alldoes it again I have read all 6 of her novels now and all have been winners She is one of my favorite go to authors I never read the blurb before diving in as I know I will Station Ss9 like whatever she comes up with Her books are so different yet every one has depth compelling characters and aesson to be Pussy Worship learnedThis story is about the Vergennes family who dwell in small town Virginia The mom Mauve is a caring andoving mother The dad is a navy veteran who suffers from a form of PTSD Together they have 9 children ranging from ages 4 to 22 I was impressed that despite the size of the cast we get a very clear take on everyone Ms Yoerg has the family members taking turns being the focus of each chapter a techniue that works extremely well and makes it easy to keep track of who is whoEarly on as introductions are being made the narrative moves slowly Once that is complete the book is hard to put down Not only are we privy to the thoughts and perspectives of each character but we also get a fascinating Keep Your Love On look at complex family dynamics I especially enjoyed the hair raising suspense and some heart wrenching moments as a major crisis strikes the Vergennes family I really appreciated the way Ms Yoerg brought the tale to a close One of my reading pet peeves is abrupt endings which are all too common in my opinion However the way the author closed this one out wasike an exceptionally smooth anding of an airplane on a good ong tarmac There was no epilogue per se but we got one just t The Family Ship is an emotionally absorbing novel about the extraordinary Vergennes family I did not merely read this book I fel He worried he wasn t big enough or brave enough to keep her safe but anyone could see she needed him A tiger could eat her in two bitesPublishing date 23 02 2021I received a free copy of this book from NetGallery in exchange for an honest reviewThis is one of the most unusual books I ve read in a while with unexpected plot points and very creative elements interspersed throughout the book The plot is uite unusual and involves a very creative story There is tragedy grief oss and ove woven throughout the storyAnd spoilers ahead Mr and Mrs Vergennes are Breaking News leading a happyife on an Island in Virginia with their eight Vergennes are 200 Ways To Raise A Girls Self Esteem leading a happyife on an Island in Virginia with their eight a house that can hold and accommodate all of their children and a vast backyard for them to wander around Everything was perfect except for grief the grief of the eldest son Jude storming out of their house and never returnsVerity Vergennes The oldest daughter is the caption of USS Nepenthe and all her siblings were the crew members The ship a boat actually was a part of their family ever since they moved to their new place near a river The ship trained them to be disciplined and the kids spent time in it making virtual sails And who prophesied this ship would save their Geordie lifeMaeve is pregnant with her tenth kid but everything is not good with her Unlike other times she felt exhausted and she blamed it on her growing age and some pregnancy cramps until she fainted in the kitchen dropping Nellie to the floor After spending a short period at the hospital she returned home and this time with Jude I was expecting everything is gonna be fine henceforth but the story had something for their readers And the family is faced with a nightmare you wouldn t wish on anyoneI hated their dad from that day Him becoming aggressive scary and err in short heost it I was rolling my eyes at every action of his as if it is to me And the credit goes to the author and her captivating writingsAnd my oathing for him deepened when the hurricane hit the place and their dad was only fretful abouthmf I know it is hard for him I to a certain degree agree to every behavior of his before that dawn but that day it was too farfetched I was in ove with Jude ever since he returned taking care of his younger siblings speaking up for Verity oh mhan I was touched He really acted ike a big brother during the worse scenario He was ready to
Risk It For His Family I Loved The Way Theit for his family I oved the way the explains each character and their bond with the siblings Her writing made me feel ike I m one among them Maybe a twin to Harper From multiple points of view within the family Yoerg tells an incredible family drama with deep characters that will make you cry tears of sadness and joy It is a real page turnerThis is an author with a good number of books already published I had no. Chesapeake Bay 1980 Eighteen year old Verity Vergennes is the captain of the USS Nepenthe and her seven younger siblings are her crew The ship an oyster boat transformed into a make believe destroyer is the heart of the Vergennes family a place both to play and to earn responsibility But Verity’s had it with .
T heard of her and I now ook forward to reading of her work SpeechlessYou don t get to choose the family you are born into You don t get to select the order of your birth or the very parents who slide into your being their own personal family traits You are a walking cocktail of uirkiness from a constantly moving North Star that sometimes fails to beam you in the right direction It s all a shake of the dice FolksAs I began turning pages in Sonja Yoerg s atest novel I wasn t sure where the concept Yoerg s atest novel I wasn t sure where the concept a Arabic Grammar Made Easy large family of nine children who took to role playing aboard a wooden boatandlocked in their backyard was going It s also 1980 near Chesapeake Bay in Virginia Keeping track of all their names and their personality traits seemed a bit of heavy The Pyramid Of Souls Magickeepers 2 lifting Where was Yoerg heading with all thisBut then the clouds slowlyifted and a remarkable story was unfolding Yoerg doesn t Excellence In Business Communication leave you with a mob scene here She has a gift for peeling back theayers of each of these characters as they step forward into the mix of The Hilarious True Story Of One Mans Sexual Adventures In Bangkok life while revealing the painful bruises hidden within the human soulArthur and Maeve Vergennesive with their brood isolated from the nearest town by a All Our Broken Pieces long winding road and a bridge to cross over Maeve is in her seventh month of pregnancy in the early months of Summer Arthur a former Naval veteran of the Korean War has trained his children into the responsibilities of daily routines aboard the boat Each child relishes their distinct assignment aboard the vessel and play for hours on end Verity the oldest daughter is eighteen and takes the role of Captain Jude twenty two has moved out on his own Both Verity and Jude will hold key positions in this outstanding family sagaThe Family Ship will progressively take a gianteap from the Summer backyard activities of make believe into the taut shoulders of reality Several serious situations will befall this family in which their relationships and their coping mechanisms will be severely tested Yoerg has a remarkable talent for getting deep inside her characters who display woefully flawed temperments slammed against the pitfalls of the backhand of Wine life Sometimes the weakestinks must be fortified as the result of the others never Krlek Hur Fan Gr Man letting goThe Family Ship begins slowly as you get your seaegs Keep your eye on interactions and relationships that start to unravel There is truism here I am from a huge Irish family where my mother s sister had 14 children You never allowed anyone to get In De Schaduw Van Yavin Star Wars 2 lost in the shuffle Youl recognize a certain pecking order that exists in all families and who gets blamed for what Search for this one when it comes out in February It certainly is a worthy readI received a copy of The Family Ship through NetGalley for an honest review My thanks to Lake Union Publishing and to the talented Sonja Yoerg for the opportunity FULL REVIEW WILL BE ON FEBRUARY 23A family with nine children a ship Sonja Yoerg for the opportunity FULL REVIEW WILL BE ON FEBRUARY 23A family with nine children a ship the backyard and a house run Fucking Frankenstein like a drill sergeant was in chargeWe meet the Vergennes family andearn that the ship is a diversion to keep the children busy as well as teach them how to be self sufficient and The Women On My Couch learnife skillsTHE FAMILY SHIP is a beautiful read with Stop Dont Read This lovely characters heartbreaks and a writing style and storyine that pull you inYou won t want to miss this book 45This book was given to me by the author in exchange for an honest review Review Coming Soon This is the amazing family saga of a Arthur and Maeve whose The Darkest Surrender Lords Of The Underworld 8 love for each other carries them through the storms ofife from the birth of 9 children Jude all the way to baby Nellie There really is a ship in the backyard not sea worthy but an excellent setting for the family game of Navy created by Father and Verity to teach discipline and responsibility This is a great metaphor for ife and reveals many essons to the mates on board and the readers The story unfolds chapter by chapter from both the parents and each child s point of view which is a wonderful way for readers to gain perspective on family events and personalities So many human emotions are revealed overwhelming joy and grief pangs of sibling jealousy Fight For My Heart love frozen in time by guilt unjust hatred the unearnedove of Endangered Hearts Endangered Hearts 1 little ones for older siblings and on and on Readers will remember the Vergennes family for many years to come Follow orders Be a good mate and read The Family Ship Describing The Family Ship isike putting a suare peg into a round hole It just doesn t work This remarka. Eing tied to the ship and secretly applies to a distant college If only her parents could bear to et her goMaeve and Arthur Vergennes already suffered one oss when five years earlier their eldest son Jude stormed out and never returned Now Maeve is pregnant again and something’s amiss Verity yearns to follow.