French braid [electronic resource] : a novel
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French braid [electronic resource] : a novel

By Tyler, Anne.
OverDrive, Inc.

Genre Electronic books.

ISBN 9780593321102

Bib Id 2483733

Description 1 online resource

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9780593321102 (electronic bk)
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French braid [electronic resource] : a novel
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A major new novel from the beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning author-a freshly observed, funny, joyful, brilliantly perceptive journey deep into one family's foibles, from the 1950s up to our pandemic present. The Garretts take their first and last family vacation in the summer of 1959. They hardly ever venture beyond Baltimore, but in some ways they have never been farther apart. Mercy has trouble resisting the siren call of her aspirations to be a painter, which means less time keeping house for her husband, Robin. Their teenage daughters, steady Alice and boy-crazy Lily, could not have less in common. Their youngest, David, is already intent on escaping his family's orbit, for reasons none of them understand. Yet, as these lives advance across decades, the Garretts' influences on one another ripple ineffably but unmistakably through each generation. ℗ Full of heartbreak and hilarity, French Braid is classic Anne Tyler: a stirring,...
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Electronic reproduction. New York : Knopf, 2022. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB).
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