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Who occupies this house : a novel

Author: Kathleen Hill
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An Irish-American woman grieves the death of her mother and the impending sale of the house that has belonged to her family for four generations, prompting her to go through letters, journal, and mysterious areas of the house to discover the devastation and loss experienced by her ancestors.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen Hill
ISBN: 9780810152113 0810152118 9780810152250 0810152258
OCLC Number: 612960548
Description: 313 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Kathleen Hill.

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Kathleen Hill's finely wrought novel tells the story of four generations of an Irish-American family that has lived in the same house for almost a century. Grieving the death of her mother and the  Read more...

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"Who Occupies This House asks us, brilliantly, to consider and reconsider the long lines of suffering and the legacies of the past. But it is also a narrative of passion and faith and sweetness and Read more...

 
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