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Instructions for a heatwave [a novel]

Author: Maggie O'Farrell
Publisher: New York, NY Alfred A. Knopf 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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When a recently retired family patriarch clears out his bank account and disappears during a sweltering summer in 1976, his three children converge on their mother's home for the first time in years and track clues to an ancestral village in Ireland, where they uncover illuminating family secrets
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maggie O'Farrell
ISBN: 0385349408 9780385349406
OCLC Number: 931061779
Description: 289 pages 25 cm
Responsibility: Maggie O'Farrell

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When a recently retired family patriarch clears out his bank account and disappears during a sweltering summer in 1976, his three children converge on their mother's home for the first time in years and track clues to an ancestral village in Ireland, where they uncover illuminating family secrets

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