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The good house

Author: Ann Leary
Publisher: London : Corvus, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hildy Good has reached that dangerous time in a woman's life - middle-aged and divorced, she is an oddity in her small but privileged town. But Hildy isn't one for self-pity and instead meets the world with a wry smile, a dark wit and a glass or two of Pinot Noir. When her two earnest grown-up children stage 'an intervention' and pack Hildy off to an addiction centre, she thinks all this fuss is ridiculous. After  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Leary
ISBN: 9781782393214 1782393218
OCLC Number: 879348560
Notes: Electronic reproduction: Cleveland, Ohio: Overdrive, 2014?
Reproduction Notes: Originally published: New York: St. Martin's Press.
Description: 292 pages.
Responsibility: Ann Leary.

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Hildy Good is hiding a secret from her town, her family - and even herself. A funny, poignant and revealing novel that's become a word of mouth smash-hit in the US.  Read more...

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Ann Leary's The Good House creates a one-of-a-kind character in Hildy Good, and gives us a raw, first-person glimpse into the mind of a middle-aged, outspoken wry New England realtor so real she Read more...

 
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