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The promised world

  • 3.94 MB
  • English
Center Point Pub. , Thorndike, Me
Twins -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Suicide -- Fiction, Large type
StatementLisa Tucker.
LC ClassificationsPS3620.U3 P76 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23632070M
ISBN 139781602856370
LC Control Number2009029608

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Lisa Tucker is the bestselling author of The Promised World, The Cure for Modern Life, Once Upon a Day, Shout Down the Moon and The Song Reader. Her short work has appeared in Seventeen, Pages and The Oxford American. She lives in Pennsylvania with her : Atria Books.

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[Lisa Tucker] -- When her beloved twin brother stages a suicide by instigating a gun fight with the police, Lila Cole is shocked to discover disturbing facts about her twin's relationships with his wife and children.

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