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The last summer of the Camperdowns

Author: Elizabeth Kelly
Publisher: New York, NY : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Riddle James Camperdown is twelve, the daughter of the idealistic Camp and his manicured, razor-sharp wife, Greer. It's 1972, and Camp is running for office from the family compound in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Between his desire to toughen her up and Greer's demand for glamour, Riddle has her hands full. When she accidentally witnesses a crime, confusion and fear keep Riddle silent. And as the summer unfolds, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Kelly
ISBN: 9780871407450 0871407450
OCLC Number: 857404803
Description: 383 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth Kelly.
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"A witty, suspenseful tale of murder, marital conflict and agonizing secrets... The exuberant story is transporting and delicious, a worthy summer read."-People  Read more...

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"Kelly's novel is a coming-of-age meets a whodunit... A laugh-out-loud funny page turner." -- Ayana Mathis "A wonderful novel is like an orchid: smooth, creamy, full of unexpected crevasses. The more Read more...

 
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