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Harpercollins, Jul 1, 1986 - Fiction - 336 pages
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Delineates the lives of three women in search of security and independence--agonizing Clarissa, bored Ilonda, and spokeswoman Nell, who is determined to define her own life

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User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

This book could of ended in a variety of different the end I enjoyed the outcome. Dived into Nell's story straight from page one and kept me entertained page after page. Read full review

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User Review  - Julie Barrett - Goodreads

nell by nancy thayer, woman lives on nantucket island, after college she marries a leading man and raises her children. he leaves her for another and she continues with dinner parties on the island ... Read full review


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About the author (1986)

Author Nancy Thayer was born in Emporia, Kansas on December 14, 1943. She attended the University of Wichita and received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in English literature. She taught freshmen English at various colleges and wrote fiction during her free time. Some of her short stories were accepted by various college literary reviews. Her first novel Stepping was published in 1980 and was adapted into a BBC radio series. Since then, she has written numerous books including Moon Shell Beach, The Hot Flash Club, The Hot Flash Club Strikes Again, Hot Flash Holidays, The Hot Flash Club Chills Out, and Between Husbands and Friends.

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