The bubble reputation: a novel

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Crown, Apr 13, 1993 - Fiction - 290 pages
13 Reviews
Following her lover's suicide, Rosemary turns to her circle of family and friends in the small world of Bixley, Maine, where she is coaxed out of her cocoon by her gay uncle, her garrulous sister, and an old college roommate. 25,000 first printing. Tour.

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Review: The Bubble Reputation

User Review  - Rena Larranaga - Goodreads

I agree that reading about the quirky interactions with the main character's family was often comedic, the book itself left me wanting. I didn't form a strong relation with any of them, and kept ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

Well written but brutally boring. Read full review


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About the author (1993)

Author Cathie Pelletier was born in Allagash, Maine in 1953. She received a B.A. from the University of Maine in 1976. She has written books under her own name and the pseudonym K. C. McKinnon. She also writes country music lyrics. She has received numerous awards including the New England Book Award for Fiction, the Distinguished Alumni Award in 1990 from the University of Maine, and the 2006 Paterson Prize.

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