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The obituary writer

Author: Ann Hood
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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On the day John F. Kennedy is inaugurated, Claire, a young wife and mother obsessed with the glamour of Jackie, struggles over the decision of whether to stay in a loveless but secure marriage or to follow the man she loves and whose baby she may be carrying. Decades earlier in 1919, Vivien Lowe, an obituary writer, is searching for her lover who disappeared in the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906. By telling  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Hood
ISBN: 9780393081428 0393081427 9780393346770 0393346773
OCLC Number: 783163646
Description: 292 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ann Hood.

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A sophisticated and suspenseful novel about the poignant lives of two women living in different eras.  Read more...

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"In this poignant and incisive novel, Ann Hood brings history back to life in the most intimate way, chronicling the love affairs and heartbreaks of two very different women in two very different Read more...

 
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