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The birthdays : a novel

Author: Heidi Pitlor
Publisher: [London] : Faber, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A charming, moving and hugely readable novel of families, pregnancy, doubt and celebration. The Millers, an ordinary American family, are travelling to a small island off the coast of Maine where they will celebrate their father's 75th birthday. All three adult children are expecting children of their own and at the same time, find themselves at major crossroads in their lives. Eldest son Daniel, a graphic designer,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heidi Pitlor
ISBN: 9780571228188 0571228186 0571228178 9780571228171
OCLC Number: 271866168
Description: 355 pages
Responsibility: Heidi Pitlor.

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The Millers, an ordinary American family, are travelling to a small island off the coast of Maine where they will celebrate their father's 75th birthday.  Read more...

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"'At her best, she comes close to the tender grace that defines Anne Tyler's writing.' Observer"

 
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