Best Download [ Gray Girl] Author [ Susan I. Spieth ] – wildweaves.co.uk

Gray Girl 2014 Eric Hoffer First Horizon Award WINNER 2014 Eric Hoffer e book fiction WINNER 2015 KINDLE BOOK AWARD semi finalist Cadet Jan Wishart has been falsely accused of an honor violation at West Point She believes her accuser is also a predator, guilty of a much serious crime At the honor trial, Jan must defend herself and try to reveal his guilt Yet, two hundred years of fraternal brotherhood stand in the way The worst is yet to come when Jan and her roommate sneak out after Taps one night Their discovery in an unauthorized area is likely to get them kicked out or killed Jan realizes the grayness of West Point is not only in its buildings and uniforms Even honor isn t always black and white Relying on her wits and a few friends in the hostile environment of the U.S Military Academy, Jan discovers the value of friendship, the genuine marks of leadership and her own inner warrior. Read Gray Girl – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. As a graduate this book brought back a lot of memories It accurately portrays West Point and the trials and tribulations of the early classes of women at the Academy The writing is solid and the story moves along.I did think some portions were over the top it seems as it one is a drunk that can drive on to be a rapist and I wasn t sure of the connection The e...

  2. As a mother of a West Point Cadet and friend of the author, I had a ton of fun reading this novel I learnedabout the military academy lifestyle reading this book than I have from my son who is finishing his third year I think even readers without any connection to West Point would enjoy this aspect of the book.Gray Girl is a captivating mystery in an historically unique setting The main protagonist, Jan, is a female cadet with the fiery independence and dogged persistence every mom woul As a mother of a West Point Cadet and friend of the author, I had a ton of fun reading this novel I learnedabout the military academy lifestyle reading this book than ...

  3. I m a little ticked off at this author I had things to do today Places to go, and errands to run But did I do them as planned Nooooooo No, because I didn t want to put this darned book down until I finished it For that, I blame Ms Spieth Her book is simply too darned good Think I should give her a demerit Really Going to a military academy when I was a young woman wasn t a possibility, but thanks to this book this too darned good book I now have a pr...

  4. Grey Girl by Susan I Spieth is a well written, thought provoking mystery set in the first year of a female cadet s life at West Point in 1981 1982 It is an impressive thriller with excellent character development and keen insight into life at West Point The flow and pace of events and the mix of personalities hold one s attention making the book difficult to put down In the end, exposure of the culprit predator surprises but satisfies the plot s needs Grey Girl exposes the strengths and w...

  5. Beautifully written and edited, with just one typo and one grammar issue.Wow This is a really fantastic book with amazing detail that never becomes tedious, just continues to build the realism and tension of the story There s a lot to admire about the women she writes about, as well as some of the men There s also much to be disturbed by, because all of it seems very plausible.As a woman who attended college in the 80 s not at a military academy, I recall the controversy and vitriol around Beautifully written and edited, with just one typo and one grammar issue.Wow This is a really fantastic book with amazing detail that never becomes tedious, just continues to build the realism and tension of the story There s a lot to admire abou...

  6. A solid story that involves you with the main character s plight as a woman trying to get through her first year at West Point It s a fast read, with a well paced story and some surprising twists Truly a fun and recommended read.

  7. What a powerful, engaging, vivid and memorable novel that reminded me of my trials and tribulations during Naval Officers Candidate School at Newport Rhode Island Ms Spieth, a West Point graduate, wrote with conviction, and engages the reader to devour her book which depicts in marvelous detail the famous Plebe year at West Point The military academies are known for their challenging curriculum, watches, physical training and stressful environments Moreover, during the early 1980 s, West Poi What a powerful, engaging, vivid and memorable novel that reminded me of my trials and tribulations during Naval Officers Candidate School at Newport Rhode Island Ms Spieth, a West Point graduate, wrote with conviction, and engages the reader to devour her book which depicts in marvelous detail the famous Plebe year at West Point The military academies are known for their challenging curriculum, watches, physical training and stressful environments Moreover, during the early 1980 s, West Point had very few female cadets, so Jan has to deal with plenty of egotistical and mean male cadets during her Plebe year The author added sufficient intrigue, mystery, and scandals to keep me reading this novel until well at night I finished the novel in a few days, rooting for Jan, Kissy, and Angel along the jo...

  8. The gray woolen blanket issued to every new cadet is known as a gray girl Times have rapidly changed but people are slower to accept and adjust to these changes West Point is the oldest and most respected military academy in the United States The honor system has been part of this institute from its conception and still plays a crucial role, touching every cadet that enters its hallowed halls 119 women were admitted to West Point in 1976 This story takes place in the years 1981 1...

  9. Captured the plight of young women leaders in the 80 s.I was affected by Gray Girl It touched the emotional memories of the confusion and struggles faced by women and men in the early eighties It was a time full of the promise of gender equality, but the reality was far far from it Gray Girl showed all the shades of gray in a world with few clear black and white solutions.And now three decades later, Protect Our Defenders, is struggling to change a military still stuck in its blindness to Captured the plight of you...

  10. Authors are advised to write about what they know Mrs Spieth intimately knows the subject of being a female plebe at 90% West Point The drama, the story, is less taut than I would like but that should come with time andwriting I enjoy reading about women who are strong in the face of unfa...