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No worst, there is none

Author: Eve McBride; Shannon Whibbs
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a serene city in the extravagant mid-eighties, the privileged Warne family is victimized when their talented and artistic eleven-year-old daughter Lizbett is sexually slain. How can any family endure such horror? In an intimate exploration of grief, the surviving family members struggle with their mourning. Hildy, a loving but abused Great Dane, also in need of healing, joins the family and becomes part of their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: McBride, Eve, 1945-
No worst, there is none.
(CaOONL)2014901015X
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eve McBride; Shannon Whibbs
ISBN: 9781459718654 1459718658
OCLC Number: 864505735
Notes: "Editor: Shannon Whibbs"--Title page verso.
Awards: Short-listed for Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel 2015 (Canada)
Description: 254 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Eve McBride.

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Inspired by true events and in the extravagant mid-eighties. A privileged, urban family's eleven-year-old daughter is murdered by a sexual predator, throwing the survivors into an intimate  Read more...

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[H]eart- and gut-wrenching reading . . . * Publishers Weekly * Graphic, disturbing and gripping are just a few words that come to mind when discussing the debut novel from Eve McBride. * Read more...

 
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