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Author: Marjorie Celona
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Free Press hardcover edView all editions and formats
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A wise-beyond-her-years foster child is abandoned as a newborn on the doorstep of the local YMCA, yet defines life on her own terms, refuses to settle down, and never stops longing to uncover her roots--especially the stubborn question of why her mother would abandon her on the day she was born.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie Celona
ISBN: 9781451674385 1451674384 9781451674422 1451674422
OCLC Number: 779266442
Notes: Originally published: Canada : Hamish Hamilton Canada, 2012.
Description: 259 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Marjorie Celona.

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A wise-beyond-her-years foster child is abandoned as a newborn on the doorstep of the local YMCA, yet defines life on her own terms, refuses to settle down, and never stops longing to uncover her roots--especially the stubborn question of why her mother would abandon her on the day she was born.

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