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The Bar Harbor Retirement Home for Famous Writers (and their muses) : a novel

Author: Terri-Lynne DeFino
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Writers only get better with age ... Alfonse Carducci was a literary giant who lived his life to excess--with lovers, alcohol, parties, and professional rivalries in abundance. But today he's come to the Bar Harbor Home for the Elderly to spend the remainder of his days among kindred spirits: the publishing industry's nearly gone but never forgotten greats. Only now, at the end of his life, does he comprehend the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
DeFino, Terri-Lynne, author.
Thousand different ways
New York : William Morrow, [2018]
(DLC) 2017039298
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terri-Lynne DeFino
ISBN: 9780062742674 0062742671 9780062845818 0062845810
OCLC Number: 1001287731
Description: 326 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Terri-Lynne DeFino.

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A whimsical, moving novel about a retirement home for literary legends who spar, conjure up new stories, and almost magically change the lives of the people around them.Alfonse Carducci was a  Read more...

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