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The Lost Father.

Author: Mona Simpson
Publisher: New York : Constable & Robinson, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In her highly acclaimed first novel, Anywhere But Here, Simpson created one of the most astute yet vulnerable heroines in contemporary fiction. Now Mayan Atassi--once Mayan Stevenson--returns in an immensely powerful novel about love and lovelessness, fathers and fatherlessness, and the loyalties that shape us even when they threaten to destroy us. Now a woman of twenty-eight and finally on her own in medical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Simpson, Mona.
Lost Father.
New York : Constable & Robinson, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mona Simpson
ISBN: 9781472113108 1472113101
OCLC Number: 881610940
Description: 1 online resource (896 pages)

Abstract:

In her highly acclaimed first novel, Anywhere But Here, Simpson created one of the most astute yet vulnerable heroines in contemporary fiction. Now Mayan Atassi--once Mayan Stevenson--returns in an immensely powerful novel about love and lovelessness, fathers and fatherlessness, and the loyalties that shape us even when they threaten to destroy us. Now a woman of twenty-eight and finally on her own in medical school, Mayan becomes obsessed with the father she never knew, leading her to hire detectives to dredge up the past, thus eroding her savings, ruining her care.

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