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Author: Addison Jones
Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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ASet near San Francisco, this warm and funny novel follows the fortunes and failures of Jack and Milly for sixty years. They marry in 1952, and typical of post-war couples, shift up a class. Optimistic and full of plans, they see themselves living the American Dream. Through the years they cling to each other despite having little in common. But the clinging doesn't always preclude infidelity or disappointment, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)957682274
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Addison Jones
ISBN: 1910985392 9781910985397
OCLC Number: 969445491
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Acknowledgements; Billie Makes Coffee for Jacko; Sixty-Three Years Later Jack Makes Hot Chocolate for Milly; Seven Years Earlier A Decent Martini; Five Years Earlier Jack Is Not Dead; Five Years Earlier Killing Ants; Two Years Earlier A Date With Lizbeth; Three Years Earlier A Spanish Bus; Three Years Earlier Meatloaf in Marin; Four Years Earlier Glen Miller Died Too; Three Years Earlier Cooking with Leftovers; Four Years Earlier The Advent of the Big-Nosed Man; Six Years Earlier Cleaning the House; Two Years Earlier Lemonade on the Deck; Two Years Earlier Stepping Out. Eighteen Months Earlier If You Come to San FranciscoTwo Years Earlier Home on the Road; Two Years Earlier Billie and Jackie; Three Years Earlier Billie Obeys the Book; Three Years Earlier Two Women and Three Breasts; Three Years Earlier To Begin at the Beginning; Two Years Earlier Honeymoon; One Year Earlier Billie makes Coffee for Jacko; Afterword.

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Set near San Francisco, this warm and funny novel follows the fortunes and failures of Jack and Milly for sixty years. They marry in 1952, and typical of post-war couples, shift up a class.  Read more...

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`Spanning 60 years, Jones's deceptively casual, episodic novel is a warm-hearted dissection of a dysfunctional marriage: disappointing affairs, unfulfilled careers, chaotic children, incessant Read more...

 
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