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The Floating Feldmans Sink or swimToo bad her kids didn t get the memo Between the troublesome family secrets, old sibling rivalries, and her two teenage grandkids, Annette s birthday vacation is lookingandlike the perfect storm Adrift together on the open seas, the Feldmans will each face the truths they ve been ignoring and learn that the people they once thought most likely to sink them are actually the ones who help them stay afloat.


10 thoughts on “The Floating Feldmans

  1. says:

    This is a wonderful women s fiction novel Often funny, other times poignant, the book is told from multiple points of view So, we see the grandmother, Annette, dealing with her grown children that she feels distant from She remembers all she did for them when they were children up through college The son, Freddy, remembers how he was never good enough compared to his perfect sister The daughter, Elise, remembers how her mother endlessly gives her beauty tips that make her feel belittled Then


  2. says:

    Elyssa Friedland has constructed a clever and compelling story An evocative family drama filled with tension, secrets and a splash of humor The setting of the cruise ship added even to the claustrophobic feel of the story Imagine three generations of a dysfunctional family confined to a cruise ship Meet the Feldmans Annette thought it would be a good idea to bring the family together for her 70th birthday Her two children, their significant others, and her grandchildren Sounds like a great idea,


  3. says:

    3.5 starsThis was a pretty enjoyable read about family members who all seem to be hiding some sort of secret from one another I do think it was a clever idea by the author to have most of the story take place on a cruise ship as it led to some interesting situations Annette Feldman decides she wants to do something special for her 70th birthday so she organizes a vacation on a cruise ship for her family So Annette, her husband, her daughter, her son in law, two grandkids, her son and his girlfriend all


  4. says:

    3.5 stars, rounded downAnnette Feldman has the bright idea to celebrate her 70th birthday on a 4 day Caribbean cruise surrounded by her family This is not one of those close knit, lovey dovey families No, her two children seem to resent each other and neither is particularly close to their parents They have trouble spending a few hours together let alone days in each other s company Add in a few secrets, such as a shopping addiction and a very young girlfriend, and as the book blurb says, you ve got the perfe


  5. says:

    I initially started The Floating Feldmans while sitting poolside at home then, as much as I was enjoying it, had an epiphany and thought, Wait I need to take this with me on my family cruise dad, stepmom, hubby, two sons, and daughter and read it because what could be perfect than that, right It turns out that I have some really great ideas at times because reading this family drama set on a cruise ship while sailing the high seas was fantastic fun Annette Feldman is celebrating a milestone birthday she s turning


  6. says:

    Release on July 23, 2019The Feldmans are than a tad dysfunctional and a non cohesive bunch, and thus for the past few years is reflected in their infrequent gatherings and their choice to be physically distance from the NE, by living in Colorado and California Through the eyes of the matriarch, Annette, we observe her concern One day she has an epiphany to reunite the family in a last ditch effort to encourage forgiveness and harmony between her son,Freddy and daughter, Elise Both Freddy and Elise have big secrets that


  7. says:

    If you enjoy books about oddly endearing dysfunctional families this is the book for you This was surprisingly poignant look at what happens when on quirky family finally spends than one meal together and the results were highly entertaining and profoundly funny.This is told via multiple perspectives, you hear from almost everyone in the Feldman crew and even a member of staff on the cruise I love a good ensemble cast, and every single one of these people had some pretty juicy secrets If was kind of one of those situations wh


  8. says:

    A fun read that makes you think about family interactions and laugh out loud Would you go on a cruise as an adult with your parents Think of all the zany things that can happen and multiple by a thousand A great summer read Can t wait to read by Elyssa Friedland Pre order this one today


  9. says:

    After reading the Floating Feldmans, I find it shocking that the unique hell of a family vacation has never before been captured in this accurate, nuanced, and ultimately optimistic way I loved this book equally if not than the author s prior two books, Love and Miss Communication and The Intermission In fact, I ignored my children on our own family vacation in a compulsive need to discover how each character resolves The dialogue reads like a game of Olympic ping pong The characters are engaging and layered I can t recommend this book e


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