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Blessings: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle)

Blessings: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle) by Anna Quindlen 0812969812 9780812969818
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Blessings, the bestselling novel by the author of Black and Blue, One True Thing, Object Lessons, and A Short Guide to a Happy Life, begins when, late at night, a teenage couple drives up to the estate owned by Lydia Blessing and leaves a box. In this instant, the world of the estate called Blessings is changed forever. The story of Skip Cuddy, the Blessings caretaker, who finds a baby asleep in that box and decides he wants to keep her, and of matriarch Lydia Blessing, who, for her own reasons, decides to help him, Blessings explores how the secrets of the past affect decisions and lives in the present; what makes a person, a life, legitimate or illegitimate, and who decides; the unique resources people find in themselves and in a community. This is a powerful novel of love, redemption, and personal change by the Pulitzer Prizewinning writer about whomThe Washington Post Book Worldsaid, Quindlen knows that all the things we ever will be can be found in some forgotten fragment of family.      

Author: Anna Quindlen

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 237

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks

Publication Date: 2003-08-19

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ISBN: 0812969812

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