|Pub. Date||Edition||Phys Desc.||Availability|
|2017.||First Mariner Books edition.||ix, 326 pages ; 21 cm|| |
Oak Brook Public Library - Fiction
|2016.||ix, 323 pages ; 24 cm|| |
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Winner of the Sarton Memoir Award. "[A] marvel of storytelling, layered and rich . . . an account of one family's grief, love, and resilience" (Maine Sunday Telegram).
Mexico, Maine, 1963: The Wood family is much like its close, Catholic, immigrant neighbors, all dependent on the fathers' wages from the Oxford Paper Company. But when Dad suddenly dies on his way to work, Mum and the four deeply connected Wood girls are