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  • 13 of 14 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Returning home to care for her dying father, a woman is joined by her long-absent brother, with whom she bonds throughout his struggles with alcoholism, unemployment, and their father's traditionalist values.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC ROBINSON (Text) 33892005002804 Adult Fiction Book None 10/16/2008 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0374299102 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780374299101 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0312428545 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780312428549 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 325 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2008]

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Summary, etc.:
Returning home to care for her dying father, a woman is joined by her long-absent brother, with whom she bonds throughout his struggles with alcoholism, unemployment, and their father's traditionalist values.
Awards Note:
Finalist, National Book Award, 2008.
Subject: Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Conflict of generations > Fiction.
Reminiscing > Fiction.
Children of clergy > Fiction.
Clergy > Fiction.
Iowa > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Christian fiction.

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