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[BOOKS] ✫ The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Author Brandon R. Schrand – Nessville.me In the center of the rural boomtown of Soda Springs Idaho stands the historic Enders Hotel Café and Bar a three story brick building that has been many things to many people But to one family who bou[BOOKS] The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Author Brandon R. Schrand Nessville.me In the center of the rural boomtown of Soda Springs Idaho stands the historic Enders Hotel Café and Bar a three story brick building that has been many things to many people But to one family who bou In the Hotel: A Kindle center of the rural boomtown of Soda Springs Idaho stands the historic Enders Hotel Café and Bar a three story brick buil.

Ding that has been many things to many people But to one family who bought it as an attempt to renew themselves it was home a place they desperately tried to hold on to and yet after seventeen years of living there the very place from which they The Enders PDF/EPUB ² wanted to escape Growing up under its leaking roof Brandon R Schrand watched a cast of broken characters pass through the hotel doors—an alcoholic artist a forgo.

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  1. Chazzbot Chazzbot says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookThe goal of this memoir is not to assign meaning to a life lived nor to tie up the events and experiences one has had in a pretty package Life is rough and unformed and so are many of the stories that Schrand has to tell What places this memoir above many others is Schrand's patient elegiac prose for a very uniue place and the wandering often lost people enders as Schrand describes them who entered its doorsSchrand also captures the aimlessness of life as a teenage boy in a small Western town and does not shy away from the conseuences of his boredom Another of Schrand's admirable traits is his brutally honest eye He sees how people unc


  2. Catherine Catherine says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookThis memoir features stories from Schrand's childhood spent living and working at his family owned hotelbarcafe in a small town in Idaho Schrand perfectly captures small town life a dysfunctional family and the colorful patrons of the Enders Hotel The stories are simple on the surface but expertly written drawing thorough pictures for the reader his emotions and experiences without resorting to over flowery prose If you enjoyed reading Toast by Nigel Slater you'll love this American version


  3. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookPicked this up as part of our Library's Readers Dozen yearly challenge Schrand is about my age and grew up just south of me so it was fascinating to see how our experiences might have been similar I loved his ta


  4. Carol Rizzardi Carol Rizzardi says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookInteresting memoir that provides insight into the lives of people who live in rural Idaho


  5. Diane Diane says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookI picked this book up because I worked for the Caribou National Forest when the Ender's Hotel was leased for the YCC program I was interested in the hotel's history about which the author wrote wonderfully I visited the hotel while working in Pocatello for the FS and so I was able to visualize the hotel and its surroundin


  6. Betsy Betsy says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookThe writing is good but the interest in this will be limited I've revised my views on this book after picking it up again and finishing it While I still think that interest may be limited I think the writing is lovely at times lyrical It reads like fiction which I mean in the nicest possible way Schrand's story of growing up in a small town hotel among drifters ex cons murderers and alcoholics is uite engaging It's episodic than most fiction titles would be yet it really sucks you in Certain scenes such as finding the passed out or dead man on the stairs or the man with the gun at the lobby pay phone or tearing up the laundromat for the change in the coin boxes were very visual There was also a certain wistfulness about a time and place fast disappearing from the American landscape


  7. Susanne Susanne says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookI was told that this was a great memoir by Mary Blew and Ladette Randolph writers themselves and they were right It is the story of a young boy growing up in a small Idaho town in the hotel owned by his grandparents What makes this memoir memorable is that it doesn't focus on his dysfunctional family reformed alcoholics but in the everyday incidents of a young boy and the people he meets in the hotel And it has


  8. Tracey Tracey says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookAdult nonfictionmemoir Brandon Schrand writes beautifully about his adventures growing up in a run down hotel with his grandparents Former boom town Soda Springs is not what it once was and his family kindly takes in all sorts of people who are down on their luck allowing them to barter or work for a few days' shelter Thus it is that Brandon meets drifter after drifter after drifter after drifter This narrative isn't uninteresting but lacks a plot the characters never hang around long enough to make much tro


  9. Jeannette Jeannette says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookGiven that this was the final selection for a short book discussion group I expected it to be like most of the others mediocre at best or downright boring Instead I loved it Schrand's use of humor and language made the book an enjoyable read and his casting of the Hotel itself as another character in his life was memorable As for his human characters they truly are characters filled with nuance flaws and bravado which Schrand uses to highlight his own developing persona And since I'm new to Idaho I enjoyed the


  10. Sarah Sarah says:

    The Enders Hotel: A Memoir Kindle ¶ The Enders enders epub, hotel mobile, memoir kindle, The Enders free, Hotel A epub, Enders Hotel A epub, The Enders Hotel A Memoir eBookI stayed up late last night reading The Enders Hotel in one night and absolutely loved it In fact it's the best nonfictio


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