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    (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland 35 stars rounded to 4I'll admit I'm less than knowledgable about anything involving the art scene I am not cool hip or in the know about much these days other than Peppa Pig and Blippi but it was nice to delve into an adult story that did not feature talking pigs or a grown man wearing clothes that appear to fit a toddler This stor

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    Read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ë Barbara Bourland Barbara Bourland Ë 4 Download Read Fake Like Me She met her when she was nineteen a fledging art student meeting Carey Logan an artist part of a collective called Pine City She admired her strange work her notoriety Carey was the in artist Pine City the in group Then sh

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    Read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ë Barbara Bourland (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland You've got to admit that Humpty Dumpty was a piece of art Well then you can admit that this poor piece of art committed suicide by falling of the wall And so it was again in Fake Like Me except that this time it wasn't Humpty Dumpty Franz Kafka said “I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound or stab us If the boo

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    (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland Barbara Bourland Ë 4 Download Read Fake Like Me 45 A no name painter – 'no name' as in 'not famous' but also literally as she remains nameless throughout the book – is

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    (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland It's 1996 and the unnamed narrator of this story is a fledgling artist from Florida currently a sopho at the Academy in NYC and feeling pretty

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    (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland A young un named painter with potential is poised to make waves in the art community with her collection of seven billboard size paintings  Wh

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    Read Fake Like Me (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland Read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ë Barbara Bourland A No Name literally and figuratively young female painter develops a fan girl crush on Carey Logan the most visible and successful member of an art collective known as Pine City who all graduated from No Name’s art school about six to ten ye

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    (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland Read Fake Like Me I was lucky to receive an ARC of Fake Like Me and I DEVOURED it over a weekend taking it with me everywhere I went A young unnamed artist struggles in the shadow of an impossibly cool dead one another young artist—gorgeous enigmatic talented—worshipped beyond measure in the downtown New YorkHudson Valley art scene There's a mysterious compound where our dead girl created her work and where those she left b

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    Read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ë Barbara Bourland (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland ★★✰✰✰ 2 starsBeyond its promising summary Fake Like Me is little than a predictable and unsatisfying ode to the female artistThis book is not doing any favours to modern and in particular abstract art If anything it confi

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    Read ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ë Barbara Bourland (Fake Like Me) PDF READ ñ Barbara Bourland Barbara Bourland Ë 4 Download I can't remember reading anything that delved so deeply into the art world as this Our narrator a truly original painter who doesn't know her power loses her home and 9th floor walkup studio in a fire and talks her way into an artists' compound of almost mythic reputation in the Adirondacks Barbara Bourland claims to not have an in

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  • Hardcover
  • 368
  • Fake Like Me
  • Barbara Bourland
  • English
  • 14 May 2018
  • 9781538759516

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Read Fake Like Me Barbara Bourland Ë 4 Download Fake Like Me Download ë 104 Her death haunts the cabins and the black lake lurking beneath the surface like a shipwreck As the young painter works obsessively in Carey's former studio uncovers strange secrets and starts to fall hard and fast for Carey's mysterious boyfriend it's as if she's taking her place But one thought shadows her every mo. I was lucky to receive an ARC of Fake Like Me and I DEVOURED it over a weekend taking it with me everywhere I went A young unnamed artist struggles in the shadow of an impossibly cool dead one another young artist gorgeous enigmatic talented worshipped beyond measure in the downtown New YorkHudson Valley art scene There s a mysterious compound where our dead girl created her work and where those she left behind are still haunted by her death Yes there s a man gutted by her loss who our unnamed artist can t stay away from You re sensing Rebecca vibes but this is all brand new It s a book about jealousy and legacy and who really owns your vision But it s also a deeply sexy thriller that will keep you guessing until the last gorgeously written pages A stunner

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Read Fake Like Me Barbara Bourland Ë 4 Download Fake Like Me Download ë 104 New York famous for its outrageous revelries and glamorous artists And notorious as the place where brilliant young artist Carey Logan one of her idols drowned in the lake But when she arrives the retreat is a ghost of its former self No one shares their work No parties light up the deck No one speaks of Carey though. 45 A no name painter no name as in not famous but also literally as she remains nameless throughout the book is on the verge of a career breakthrough She is nearing completion of her series Rich Ugly Old Maids a set of large scale oil paintings loosely based on the seven virtues Then the loft in which she has been living and working burns down Her insurance won t be paid out because she wasn t supposed to be living there her management still expects the show to be delivered on schedule as she d claimed the finished works were in secure storage As she sees it there s only one way out She has to recreate the work via the single item she managed to salvage a notebook containing meticulous notes on the process used to create each paintingIn the background of all this there s another important character Carey Logan the narrator s hero Until she killed herself at the age of 37 Logan a sculptor and performance artist was an art industry darling She was the most famous member of a five person collective Pine City the group went on to establish a residency of the same name in upstate New York As the narrator secures a place at Pine City and gets to know Logan s collaborators the parallels between the two women become worryingly clearEvery turn of Fake Like Me is remarkably well handled There s a sense that the narrator is stepping into Carey Logan s shoes but she doesn t lose her identity and her own art never ceases to be important Her surroundings from the fashionably ramshackle Pine City to her wealthy friend Max s astonishing modernist home easily spring to life in the mind s eye As do her paintings I had guessed the twist well ahead of its reveal but I didn t care I think that s the best way to do a twist really it doesn t matter that it s reasonably obvious to the reader because it s still immensely satisfying to watch everything finally click into place for the narratorSmart and authentic and incredibly gripping Fake Like Me isn t just a step up from Bourland s debut I ll Eat When I m Dead it s several flights of stairs up The narrator and her art are utterly believable creations If you enjoyed What I Loved The Strays or The Ecliptic I urge you to add this to your wishlist It s a literary art novel laced with enough elements of the psychological thriller to make it feel taut and compulsive a brilliant concoctionI received an advance review copy of Fake Like Me from the publisher through NetGalleyTinyLetter Twitter Instagram Tumblr

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Read Fake Like Me Barbara Bourland Ë 4 Download Fake Like Me Download ë 104 What really happened to Carey LoganAfter a fire decimates her studio including the seven billboard size paintings for her next show a young no name painter is left with an impossible task recreate her art in three months or ruin her fledgling career Homeless and desperate she flees to an exclusive retreat in upstate. 35 stars rounded to 4I ll admit I m less than knowledgable about anything involving the art scene I am not cool hip or in the know about much these days other than Peppa Pig and Blippi but it was nice to delve into an adult story that did not feature talking pigs or a grown man wearing clothes that appear to fit a toddler This story is also being touted as a thriller which I guess it is in some ways but I would classify this as a literary thriller or a dramatic thought provoking crime fiction That s not a criticism merely a heads up to those looking for a classic thriller Where to start This glitzy sleek story is told in such a uniue format we do not learn the official name of out narrator who gives off an unstable vibe from the very beginning and I honestly found this so fascinating I was intrigued to know what drove this character what brought her to the art scene and how someone could so seamlessly slip into the lifestyle of another person Like I said this is really of a dark character study than a thriller but there s enough of a vein of suspense that keeps the reader hooked and intrigued throughout I found that once our nameless girl makes it to the art retreat Pine City that the pacing really picked up and I found myself fully investedI don t want to say much but if you decide to read this one and want to discuss in greater detail AKA SPOILERS we would love to have you join our Goodreads bookclub HERE I was provided a finished copy of this book for review via the publisher all thoughts are my ownWelcome to our June choice for the Suspenseful Clues and Thrilling Reviews Goodreads bookclub Everyone is invited to join in and you can find the discussion threads in the 2019 monthly reading tab HERE