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Kara was here : a novel

Author: William Conescu
Publisher: Berkeley : Soft Skull Press, an imprint of Counterpoint, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Brad Mitchell's life is falling apart. Both his marriage and health are in limbo. The woman he thought he would marry, Kara, has died from an overdose. A friend keeps trying to convince him that Kara was actually murdered. And then there's Kara's ghost. She keeps visiting. Kara Was Here tells the story of a failed actress whose life and sudden death are only partially understood; her teenage sister, Gwen, who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Ghost stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Conescu
ISBN: 9781593765330 1593765339
OCLC Number: 843025858
Notes: Includes discussion guide.
Description: 302 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: William Conescu.

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"Brad Mitchell's life is falling apart. Both his marriage and health are in limbo. The woman he thought he would marry, Kara, has died from an overdose. A friend keeps trying to convince him that Kara was actually murdered. And then there's Kara's ghost. She keeps visiting. Kara Was Here tells the story of a failed actress whose life and sudden death are only partially understood; her teenage sister, Gwen, who starts taking dangerous steps into Kara's secret world; Kara's college friend, Margot, who went from being the football team's sexy secret weapon to the solitary proprietress of a baked goods business; and Kara's one-time lover, Brad, who stands with one foot in the past and one foot in an increasingly uncertain future" -- from author's web site.

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