Seventh heaven

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Thorndike Press, 1991 - Fiction - 368 pages
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During the steamy summer of 1959, a sleepy Long Island suburban community is transformed by the arrival of Nora Silk, an attractive young divorcee, and her two young sons

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Review: The Passion of New Eve

User Review  - Ser - Goodreads

To be honest I expected to like this more. I sort of know the theory behind it: the characters are not real characters but they stand for ideas: the male, the female, critique of American politics ... Read full review

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2.5 stars as much as this was an interesting read I didn't really enjoy myself while I was reading it so I can't quite justify saying that I 'liked' it. It wasn't a bad book, just not something exactly to my taste. Read full review


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Alice Hoffman is the bestselling author of nearly twenty acclaimed novels beloved by teens and adults, including Aquamarine and Practical Magic, both made into major motion pictures, as well as The Foretelling, Green Angel, The Ice Queen, and Here on Earth (an Oprah Book Club selection). She has also written the highly praised story collections Local Girls and Blackbird House. The author lives outside of Boston.

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