RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 822229864 LA English T1 Damage control A1 Dermont, Amber., PB St. Martin's Press PP New York YR 2013 SN 0312642814 9780312642815 1429985240 9781429985246 AB Damage Control displays Amber Dermont's remarkable gift for portraying characters at crossroads. In "Lyndon," a daughter visits presidential landmarks following the death of her father. In "Damage Control," a young man works at an etiquette school while his girlfriend is indicted for embezzlement. A widow rents herself to elderly women and vacations with them as a "professional grandchild" in "Stella at the Winter Palace." And in "The Language of Martyrs" a couple houses a mail order bride on behalf of the husband's Russian mother.