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The mermaid of Brooklyn

Author: Amy Shearn
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Formerly an up-and-coming magazine editor, Jenny Lipkin is now your average, stretched-too-thin Brooklyn mom, tackling the challenges of raising two children in a cramped Park Slope walk-up. All she really wants is to survive the sweltering New York summer with a shred of sanity intact. But when her husband, Harry, vanishes one evening, Jenny reaches her breaking point. And in a moment of despair, a split-second  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Shearn
ISBN: 9781451678284 1451678282 9781451678291 1451678290
OCLC Number: 796757284
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: 342 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Amy Shearn.

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Formerly an up-and-coming magazine editor, Jenny Lipkin is now your average, stretched-too-thin Brooklyn mom, tackling the challenges of raising two children in a cramped Park Slope walk-up. All she really wants is to survive the sweltering New York summer with a shred of sanity intact. But when her husband, Harry, vanishes one evening, Jenny reaches her breaking point. And in a moment of despair, a split-second decision changes her life forever, and Jenny is forced to rethink her ideas about success, motherhood, romance, and relationships.

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