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Author: Roxana Robinson
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Settling into her parents' home in Maine hoping to help them with their respective health challenges, art professor Julie Lambert is shattered by the discovery of her son's heroin addiction.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roxana Robinson
ISBN: 9780374271879 0374271879 9780007284528 0007284527
OCLC Number: 180752043
Notes: "Sarah Crichton Books."
Description: 420 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Roxana Robinson.
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Powerful, moving and gripping, this is an extraordinary novel about the ways that secrets and lies can tear a family apart.  Read more...

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'"Cost" is both lyrical and unsentimental, richly honest and humane ! reading of uncommon stature.' Wall Street Journal 'Scarily good ... what gives the story such emotional depth is Robinson's Read more...

 
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