All the finest girls: a novel

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Little, Brown and Co.,
Pub. Date:
[2001]
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
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An elegantly written and unforgettable story about a daughter's love - and where that love lodges when her parents are less than lovable. Addy Abraham was practically a feral child, untamable and wild - until a new babysitter arrived, Louise, who gave her a haven from her parents' pitched battles. News of Louise's death startles Addy out of the trance that has become her adult life. She flies to the Caribbean for the funeral, and amid the chaos and grief of Louise's family, Addy confronts the myths that helped her survive her childhood - the same ones that have made her adult life a barren ground. Celebrating Louise's life, she arrives at a new hope for her own.
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subject_facet Adult children of divorced parents -- Fiction, Americans -- Caribbean Area -- Fiction, Babysitters -- Fiction, Caribbean Area -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Families -- Fiction, Fiction, Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Fiction, Psychological fiction
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title_full All the finest girls : a novel / Alexandra Styron
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topic_facet Adult children of divorced parents, Americans, Babysitters, Families, Funeral rites and ceremonies