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The giant's house : a romance

Author: Elizabeth McCracken
Publisher: New York : Dial Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A platonic romance between a librarian and a teenage boy. The boy is James, who suffers from giantism--never stops growing--while she is Peggy, a spinster 14 years his senior. During their 10-year relationship she redoes a house and a car to fit him. Only when he dies is there sex--with his father.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCracken, Elizabeth.
Giant's house.
New York : Dial Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605117348
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 0385314337 9780385314336 0380730200 9780380730209
OCLC Number: 33948431
Description: 259 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth McCracken.
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A platonic romance between a librarian and a teenage boy. The boy is James, who suffers from giantism--never stops growing--while she is Peggy, a spinster 14 years his senior. During their 10-year relationship she redoes a house and a car to fit him. Only when he dies is there sex--with his father.

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