Seventh heaven

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Thorndike Press, 1991 - Fiction - 368 pages
85 Reviews
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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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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Many American writers have taken the American suburb as their theme, and enjoyed exploring the tension, even on occasion horror, behind the fašade. Alice Hoffman's wonderfully compelling and moving ... 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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