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Prince Rupert Library Rosn (Text) 33294001812528 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780312593315 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 9780312553494 (trade pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 305 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.

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General Note:
Dec 10
Summary, etc.:
Antoine Rey thought he'd surprise his sister Melanie for her birthday with a weekend trip at Noirmaster Island, where the pair spent many childhood summers. They had not been back in over thirty years, since their mother died. Suddenly, however the past comes swinging back at both siblings, burdened with a dark truth about their mother. Trapped in the wake of a shocking family secret shrouded by taboo, Antoine must confront his past and also his troubled relationship with his own children.
Target Audience Note:
All Ages.
Subject: Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Noirmoutier Island (France) > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Psychological fiction.

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