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My name is Mary Sutter

Robin Oliveira

My name is Mary Sutter

by Robin Oliveira

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRobin Oliveira
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3615.L583 M9 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 364 p. ;
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24585882M
ISBN 109780670021673
LC Control Number2009046312
OCLC/WorldCa463307682

My Name is Mary Sutter () is a New York Times bestselling work of historical fiction by Robin Oliviera. My Name is Mary Sutter is her second book.   An enthralling historical novel about a young woman's struggle to become a doctor during the Civil War In this stunning first novel, Mary Sutter is a brilliant, head­strong midwife from Albany, New York, who dreams of becoming a surgeon. Determined to overcome the prejudices against women in medicine-and eager to run away from her recent heartbreak- Mary leaves home and travels to 4/5(68).

Rich with historical detail (including marvelous depictions of Lincoln, Dorothea Dix, General McClellan, and John Hay among others), and full of the tragedies and challenges of wartime, My Name Is Mary Sutter is an exceptional novel. And in Mary herself, Robin Oliveira has created a truly unforgettable heroine whose unwavering determination.   On the eve of the American Civil War, a brilliant, headstrong midwife from New York, is dreaming of becoming a surgeon Introducing Mary Sutter Eager to escape the pains of a broken heart and a life in the shadow of her more beautiful twin sister, she travels to Washington to help tend the legions of Civil War wounded. Working in the heart of the battlefields, surrounded by suffering, in 4/5(68).

My Name Is Mary Sutter. The Civil War offers a year-old midwife who dreams of becoming a doctor the medical experience she craves, plus hard work and heartbreak, in this rich debut that takes readers from a small upstate New York doctor's office to a Union . The Mary Sutter book series by Robin Oliveira & Kimberly Farr includes books My Name Is Mary Sutter and Winter Sisters. See the complete Mary Sutter series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.


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Rich with historical detail—including cameo appearances by Abraham Lincoln and Dorothea Dix, among others—My Name Is Mary Sutter is certain to be recognized as /5().

Rich with historical detail (including marvelous depictions of Lincoln, Dorothea Dix, General McClellan, and John Hay among others), and full of the tragedies and challenges of wartime, My Name Is Mary Sutter is an exceptional novel.

And in Mary herself, Robin Oliveira has created a truly unforgettable heroine whose unwavering determination and vulnerability will resonate with readers everywhere/5(). Fans of Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks, Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier, and Mrs.

Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini will love this New York Times bestselling tale of the Civil War. Mary Sutter is a brilliant young midwife who dreams of becoming a surgeon/5.

She received an MFA in writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts and is also a registered nurse, specializing in critical care. She lives in Seattle, Washington. The New York Times bestseller My Name Is Mary Sutter is her first : Penguin Publishing Group.

My Name Is Mary Sutter Robin Oliveira, Penguin Group (USA) pp. ISBN Summary An enthralling historical novel about a young woman's struggle to become a doctor during the Civil War In this stunning first novel, Mary Sutter is a brilliant, head­strong midwife from Albany, New York, who dreams of becoming a surgeon.

—Debra Dean, author of The Madonnas of Leningrad " My Name Is Mary Sutter is a magnificent Civil War epic, a saga of female liberation and a gorgeous love story.

Mary Sutter's quest to become a surgeon when women were barely allowed to be nurses is one of. “ My Name Is Mary Sutter  is a magnificent Civil War epic, a saga of female liberation and a gorgeous love story.

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And in Mary herself, Robin Oliveira has created a truly unforgettable heroine whose unwavering determination and vulnerability will resonate with readers everywhere. The title character in Robin Oliveira’s Civil War novel My Name is Mary Sutter is an accomplished midwife with aspirations to be a surgeon, thwarted.

My Name is Mary Sutter (Mary Sutter, #1) and Winter Sisters (Mary Sutter, #2) Home; My Books; My Name is Mary Sutter. by Robin Oliveira. Ratings Reviews published 17 editions. A New York Times bestseller and a moving Civil Author: Robin Oliveira. "A vivid romantic novel about love, medicine, and the Civil War, My Name is Mary Sutter features an indomitable, memorable heroine whom the reader will root for until the very end."—David Ebershoff, author of The Danish Girl and The 19th Wife "Think of Mary Sutter as a northern Scarlett O'Hara without the man-killer good looks for feminine wile.

About My Name Is Mary Sutter An enthralling historical novel about a young woman’s struggle to become a doctor during the Civil War In this stunning first novel, Mary Sutter is a brilliant, head­strong midwife from Albany, New York, who dreams of becoming a surgeon.

Robin Oliveira's debut novel My Name is Mary Sutter is the epic narrative of one woman's personal strength and struggle, a story which encompasses grand history and private grief, the progress of an entire gender and generation, and the tale of one woman's love. My Name Is Mary Sutter | Robin Oliveira | download | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books. Review. Ten Books That Helped Me to Write My Name Is Mary Sutter. The following is by no means an exhaustive accounting of the myriad books that helped me to understand not only the Civil War and its effect on its participants, but also the 19th century and its transportation systems, cities, and values/5(K).

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My Name is Mary Sutter is an outstanding achievement for a first book by newcomer Robin Oliveira, and I can't recommend it enough. If you are a member of a book club discussion group, put this high up on your list for it is extremely thought-provoking and a book that will leave you breathless/5(57).

Discussion Questions 1. The end of My Name Is Mary Sutter is both satisfying and surprising. What was your response to the conclusion of each character's story?

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My Name is Mary Sutter is such a book. From the time I started it until the very last page, all that existed for me was the story - the ebb and flow of events. I was transported. The time is and the novel starts in Albany, New York. Mary Sutter is a determined woman, intelligent and headstrong/5(6).