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Heading out to wonderful

Author: Robert Goolrick
Publisher: London : Windmill Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1948, a mysterious and charismatic man arrives in a small Virginia town carrying two suitcases; one contains his worldly possessions, the other is full of money. He soon inserts himself into the town's daily life, taking a job in the local butcher shop and befriending the owner and his wife and their son. But the passion that develops between the man and the wife of the town's wealthiest citizen sets in motion a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Romance fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Goolrick
ISBN: 9780099559153 0099559153
OCLC Number: 855196530
Notes: Originally published: London: Hutchinson.
Description: 292 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Robert Goolrick.

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Charlie should have turned around and walked back the other way, for what follows - the most passionate and tragic story of a forbidden love affair - will threaten to destroy everything and everyone  Read more...

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"I love Robert Goolrick's Heading Out to Wonderful. The novel's seductive power and the beauty of his writing create a delicious feast." -- Kathryn Stockett * author of The Help * "This is a Read more...

 
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