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#2040724 - 02/28/13 11:29 AM Tittle for a book about a Grand Piano
Brooke2949 Offline
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A few years ago I read a book about the journey of a Grand Piano from NYC to Montana. The writer called the piano "Marlene" and there was difficulty getting the piano to sound as beautiful in its new home after the move as it did when the writer first played her. The story ends well, just so you don't worry.

Does anyone know the tittle of the book?

Brooke

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#2040731 - 02/28/13 11:37 AM Re: Tittle for a book about a Grand Piano [Re: Brooke2949]
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#2040790 - 02/28/13 01:46 PM Re: Tittle for a book about a Grand Piano [Re: scorpio]
Euan Morrison Offline
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Originally Posted By: scorpio


I'm pretty sure that book was written by someone here on PW, if i remember correct!

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#2040805 - 02/28/13 02:02 PM Re: Tittle for a book about a Grand Piano [Re: Euan Morrison]
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Originally Posted By: Euan Morrison
Originally Posted By: scorpio


I'm pretty sure that book was written by someone here on PW, if i remember correct!


Yup:

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#2040889 - 02/28/13 04:20 PM Re: Tittle for a book about a Grand Piano [Re: Brooke2949]
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Yes!! Thank you, I couldn't remember the title. Great book by the way.

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