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The sweet hereafter : a novel

Author: Russell Banks
Publisher: Toronto : Vintage Canada, 1997, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When fourteen children from the small town of Sam Dent are lost in a tragic accident, its citizens are confronted with one of life's most difficult and disturbing questions: When the worst happens, whom do you blame, and how do you cope? Masterfully written, it is a large-hearted novel that brings to life a cast of unforgettable small-town characters and illuminates the mysteries and realities of love as well as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Banks
ISBN: 067697094X : 9780676970944
OCLC Number: 37195936
Description: 257 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Russell Banks.

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When fourteen children from the small town of Sam Dent are lost in a tragic accident, its citizens are confronted with one of life's most difficult and disturbing questions: When the worst happens, whom do you blame, and how do you cope? Masterfully written, it is a large-hearted novel that brings to life a cast of unforgettable small-town characters and illuminates the mysteries and realities of love as well as grief.

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