Publish date: April 4th 2002
Pages no: 275
Edition language: English
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One if you're Alice Hoffman. And it's a favorite book, despite not getting five stars. There are issues. A slow start. It made me cry. In public. Repeatedly. It very well may have emotionally crippled me. But how can you argue with lines like this: "Well, they can look all they w...
About halfway through this book I wrote the following: "One of my gauges for a great read is one that continually sends me back to a work in progress to do an inspired creativity dump that seems to come out of nowhere. It's like the story dials into my subconscious and tells me things I didn't know ...
The book that made me become addicted to Alice Hoffman's writing...
As I start listening to this audiobook, I realized I had read it a long time ago. Probably when it first came out. It was a good enough book that almost 20 years later, I remember parts of it. The audiobook is good, but it is really dated. Once the narrator finally started using different voices...
This book centers on a small town in Florida that seems to draw single mom's running from their past. They know each other in a superficial way but they keep their secrets to themselves. Until one of them is murdered . . Lucy's young, troubled son Keith (12 going on 18) turns up missing, along with ...