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  • 15 of 27 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Smithers Public Library.

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2 current holds with 27 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Smithers Public Library F TYL (Text) 35101011020380 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/20/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385691598
  • ISBN: 0385691599
  • Physical Description: 291 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Bond Street Books, 2018.

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Willa Drake can count on one hand the defining moments of her life. In 1967, she is a schoolgirl coping with her mother's sudden disappearance. In 1977, she is a college coed considering a marriage proposal. In 1997, she is a young widow trying to piece her life back together. And in 2017, she yearns to be a grandmother, yet the prospect is dimming. So, when Willa receives a phone call from a stranger, telling her that her son's ex-girlfriend has been shot, she drops everything and flies across the country to Baltimore. The impulsive decision to look after this woman and her nine-year-old daughter will lead Willa into uncharted territory--surrounded by eccentric neighbors, plunged into the rituals that make a community a family and forced to find solace in unexpected places.
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Widows > Fiction.
Hope > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.

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