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Published by RB Large Print in Prince Frederick, MD .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction.,
  • Mothers -- Death -- Fiction.,
  • Girls -- Fiction.,
  • Aunts -- Fiction.,
  • Large type books.

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About the Edition

Growing up with her younger sister, Lucille, under the care of their grandmother, two great-aunts, and eccentric aunt, Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town that will not let her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother.

Edition Notes

StatementMarilynne Robinson.
GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination246 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23034482M
ISBN 101419356828
OCLC/WorldCa62073376

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