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Ruby : a novel

Author: Ann Hood
Publisher: New York : Picador USA, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A friendship between a widow and a homeless girl enriches both their lives. The widow is wealthy Olivia, 37, frustrated by not being a mother. The girl is poor Ruby, 15, pot smoking, manipulative and pregnant. Olivia takes her in and Ruby agrees to let Olivia have the child--hopefully without changing her mind when it is born.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Hood
ISBN: 0312195532 9780312195533 0312204302 9780312204303
OCLC Number: 38989910
Description: 225 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Ann Hood.

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A friendship between a widow and a homeless girl enriches both their lives. The widow is wealthy Olivia, 37, frustrated by not being a mother. The girl is poor Ruby, 15, pot smoking, manipulative and pregnant. Olivia takes her in and Ruby agrees to let Olivia have the child--hopefully without changing her mind when it is born.

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