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Author: Dorie McCullough Lawson
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The summer of 1995 marks Kate Colter's fifteenth year in the small town of Hayden, Wyoming. She is a woman who is generally happy in her marriage and with her now predictable day-to-day life as wife, mother, and part-time breadwinner. Even though she is a New Englander at heart, Kate has reached a point where rodeos, summer heat, sharp light, and the vast, desolate beauty of the West have become almost second nature  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lawson, Dorie McCullough.
Along comes a stranger.
Pymble, NSW ; New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2007
(OCoLC)191245463
Named Person: Whitey Bulger; Whitey Bulger
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dorie McCullough Lawson
ISBN: 9780061379062 0061379069 9780061379116 0061379115
OCLC Number: 137338860
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Dorie McCullough Lawson.

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The summer of 1995 marks Kate Colter's fifteenth year in the small town of Hayden, Wyoming. She is a woman who is generally happy in her marriage and with her now predictable day-to-day life as wife, mother, and part-time breadwinner. Even though she is a New Englander at heart, Kate has reached a point where rodeos, summer heat, sharp light, and the vast, desolate beauty of the West have become almost second nature to her. She loves her husband and daughter, is fond of her neighbors, and enjoys the company of her mother-in-law. Yet, privately, she longs for the conversations and stories of her past, and she can't help but feel disconnected from the people around her. In walks Tom Baxter, Kate's mother-in-law's new suitor from "back East." Kate is immediately drawn to Tom--his gentle charm and engaging conversation spark an unusual companionship. Tom seems like the little piece of home that Kate so misses. She's curious about him and about his story, but finds unexplained ...

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