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Family History: A Novel
Family History: A Novel by Dani Shapiro 1400032113 9781400032112
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Family History: A Novel by Dani Shapiro

From the prodigiously gifted author of the acclaimed memoirSlow Motion, a stunning and brutally honest novel about one familys harrowing recovery from devastation. Rachel Jensen is perfectly happy: in love with her husband, devoted to their daughter Kate, gratified by her work restoring art. And finally, shes pregnant again. But as Rachel discovers, perfection can unravel in an instant. The summer she is thirteen, Kate returns from camp sullen, angry, and withdrawn. Everyone assures Rachel its typical adolescent angst. But then Kate has a terrifying accident with her infant brother, and the ensuing guilt brings forth a dreadful lieone that ruptures their family, perhaps irrevocably.Family Historyis a mesmerizing journey through the mysteries of adolescent pain and family crisis.

Author: Dani Shapiro

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 288

Publisher: Anchor

Publication Date: 2004-08-10

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ISBN: 1400032113

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