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Charming Billy

Author: Alice McDermott
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A young woman, cousin to the late Billy Lynch who has just died of alcoholism, traces the story of his lost love, discovering her own father's role in trying to keep Billy from being hurt by the truth about Eva, and contemplating the effect her father's lie had on the rest of the family.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alice McDermott
ISBN: 0374120803 9780374120801
OCLC Number: 38161224
Awards: American Book Award, 1999
Description: 280 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Alice McDermott.
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A young woman, cousin to the late Billy Lynch who has just died of alcoholism, traces the story of his lost love, discovering her own father's role in trying to keep Billy from being hurt by the truth about Eva, and contemplating the effect her father's lie had on the rest of the family.

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