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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Picador USA
Publication date November 1, 2004
Pages 219
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780312424091
ISBN-10 0312424094
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Growing up with her younger sister, Lucille, under the care of their grandmother, two great-aunts, and eccentric aunt, Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town that will not let her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780374173135 Book cover for 9781250060655
 
from Picador USA (November 3, 2015)
9781250060655 | details & prices | 328 pages | 3.75 × 5.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.46 lbs | List price $16.00
About: "These pocket-sized titles are stunning.
from Farrar Straus & Giroux (January 1, 1981)
9780374173135 | details & prices | 232 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.82 lbs | List price $23.00
About: Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not ler her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother
Paperback
Book cover for 9780312424091 Book cover for 9780374525187 Book cover for 9780553278729 Book cover for 9780553346633 Book cover for 9780571230082
 
from Gardners Books (July 7, 2005)
9780571230082 | details & prices | 219 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $13.50
About: A best-selling coming-of-age novel tells the story of a dreamy teenager who begins a new life at the lakeside home of her Aunt Sylvie, a thirty-five-year-old misfit, after losing both her parents.
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Picador USA (November 1, 2004)
9780312424091 | details & prices | 219 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Growing up with her younger sister, Lucille, under the care of their grandmother, two great-aunts, and eccentric aunt, Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town that will not let her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother.
Reprint edition from Noonday Pr (September 1, 1997)
9780374525187 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $13.00
About: Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not let her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother
from Bantam Dell Pub Group (May 1, 1997)
9780553346633 | details & prices | 187 pages | List price $7.95
About: A best-selling coming-of-age novel tells the story of a dreamy teenager who begins a new life at the lakeside home of her Aunt Sylvie, a thirty-five-year-old misfit, after losing both her parents.
With Howard Kahane, Alan Hausman, Paul Tidman | from Bantam Books (November 1, 1988)
9780553278729 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $6.50
This edition also contains Logic and Philosophy: A Modern Introduction
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780792737896 Book cover for 9780792738435 Book cover for 9781593977863
 
With Becket Royce | Mp3 edition from Chivers Sound Library (April 1, 2009)
9780792738435 | details & prices | 224 pages | List price $39.95
With Becket Royce | from St Martins Pr (June 30, 2006)
9780792737889 | details & prices | 224 pages | List price $39.95
With Becket Royce (other contributor) | from Chivers Sound Library (March 31, 2006)
9780792737896 | details & prices | 224 pages | 7.25 × 6.50 × 1.50 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $49.95
About: Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not let her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother.
With Becket Royce (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from St Martins Pr (August 1, 2005)
9781593977863 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not let her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781593978419
 
from St Martins Pr (July 30, 2006)
9781593978419 | details & prices | 224 pages | List price $17.95

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