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The flicker of old dreams : a novel

Author: Susan Henderson
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Finding fulfillment in her job as an embalmer in her father's small town mortuary, outsider Mary bonds with a villainized local who was blamed for a fatal accident twenty years earlier, a friendship that compels her to consider what might happen if she were to leave their fading community.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Henderson
ISBN: 9780062834072 006283407X 9780062686701 0062686704
OCLC Number: 1027216039
Description: 303 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Susan Henderson.

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"The Flicker of Old Dreams is at once a vivid and wildly compelling study of small town American life and an intimate and incisive exploration of the human condition, from love to loss and Read more...

 
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