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White oleander

Author: Janet Fitch
Publisher: London : Virago Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After her mother is sentenced to life in prison, Astrid struggles through a series of foster homes in search of her place in the world.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Fitch
ISBN: 1860498027 9781860498022
OCLC Number: 43608125
Description: 499 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Janet Fitch.

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Astrid has been raised by her beautiful, headstrong mother, Ingrid, and the two are inseparable until Ingrid murders a former lover and is imprisoned for life. As one of thousands of foster children  Read more...

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'Hard-hitting, compelling and brilliantly written' COSMOPOLITAN 'Graceful' THE TIMES 'Poignant, virtuosic and utterly captivating' PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

 
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