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The dependents : a novel

Author: Katharine Dion
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"After the sudden death of his wife, Maida, Gene is haunted by the fear that their marriage was not all it appeared to be. Alongside Ed and Gayle Donnelly, friends since college days, he tries to resurrect happy memories of the times the two couples shared, raising their children in a small New Hampshire town and vacationing together at a lake house every summer. Meanwhile, his daughter, Dary, challenges not only  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katharine Dion
ISBN: 0316473871 9780316473873
OCLC Number: 1005535951
Description: 278 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Katharine Dion.

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For readers of Elizabeth Strout and Kent Haruf, an accomplished debut about a new widower, his fractured relationship with his daughter, and the decades-long friendship he and his late wife enjoyed  Read more...

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"An eloquent debut about memory, love, grief, and friendship . . . The Dependents moves elegantly from past to present, starting with four college friends whose lives become inexorably linked . . . Read more...

 
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