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A brief lunacy : a novel

Author: Cynthia A Thayer
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Jonah comes to Jessie and Carl's Maine cabin in the woods and tells them his campsite had been robbed and he was stranded with no money and no gear. They invite him in, share their dinner with him, offer him a bed for the night. And they discover that this stranger at their table knows all about them. About Sylvie, their troubled daughter; about the secrets they haven't revealed to each other during forty years of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Suspense fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thayer, Cynthia A.
Brief lunacy.
Chapel Hill : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2005
(DLC) 2004059783
(OCoLC)56753108
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia A Thayer
ISBN: 9781616202323 1616202327
OCLC Number: 802261872
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (241 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: by Cynthia Thayer.
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Jonah comes to Jessie and Carl's Maine cabin in the woods and tells them his campsite had been robbed and he was stranded with no money and no gear. They invite him in, share their dinner with him, offer him a bed for the night. And they discover that this stranger at their table knows all about them. About Sylvie, their troubled daughter; about the secrets they haven't revealed to each other during forty years of marriage. By morning, they realize the young man has no intention of leaving.

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