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Author: Ali Smith
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First United States editionView all editions and formats
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"In the present, Sacha knows the world's in trouble. Her brother Robert just is trouble. Their mother and father are having trouble. Meanwhile, the world's in meltdown--and the real meltdown hasn't even started yet. In the past, a lovely summer. A different brother and sister know they're living on borrowed time. This is a story about people on the brink of change. They're family, but they think they're strangers.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Ali, 1962-
Summer
New York : Pantheon Books, [2020]
(DLC) 2020027017
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ali Smith
ISBN: 9781101870792 1101870796
OCLC Number: 1127657146
Description: 384 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Ali Smith.

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"In the present, Sacha knows the world's in trouble. Her brother Robert just is trouble. Their mother and father are having trouble. Meanwhile, the world's in meltdown--and the real meltdown hasn't even started yet. In the past, a lovely summer. A different brother and sister know they're living on borrowed time. This is a story about people on the brink of change. They're family, but they think they're strangers. So: Where does family begin? And what do people who think they've got nothing in common have in common? Summer"--

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