Here on Earth

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Penguin, Jul 1, 1999 - Fiction - 336 pages
26 Reviews
The bestselling author of The Dovekeepers tells her most seductive and mesmerizing tale yet--the story of March Murray, who returns to her small Massachusetts hometown after nineteen years, encountering her childhood sweetheart...and discovering the heartbreaking and complex truth about their reckless and romantic love.
 

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User Review  - nancynova - LibraryThing

OBC, very dark love story. Woman comes back to boy she knew, but he's become abusive and possessive. Will she finally see the relationship for what it is, not what it was? Read full review

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User Review  - nivramkoorb - LibraryThing

I have heard a lot of good things about Alice Hoffman so I picked this book up at a book sale. I was very disappointed. This might be the lowest I have ever rated a book. I thought I had an obligation ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
16
Section 3
31
Section 4
45
Section 5
56
Section 6
71
Section 7
82
Section 8
90
Section 14
177
Section 15
189
Section 16
209
Section 17
219
Section 18
229
Section 19
246
Section 20
260
Section 21
276

Section 9
98
Section 10
115
Section 11
137
Section 12
156
Section 13
167
Section 22
289
Section 23
311
Section 24
318
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About the author (1999)

Alice Hoffman is the author of fifteen novels: Blue Diary (2001), The River King (2000), Local Girls (1999), Here On Earth (1997), Practical Magic (1995), Second Nature (1994), Turtle Moon (1992), Seventh Heaven (1990), At Risk (1988), Illumination Night (1987), Fortune’s Daughter (1985), White Horses (1982), Angel Landing (1980), The Drowning Season (1979), and Property Of (1977). She is also the author of three children’s books: Aquamarine (2001), Horsefly (2000), and Fireflies (1997).

Born in New York City, and raised on Long Island, Hoffman graduated from Adelphi University and received an M.A. from Stanford University, where she was Mirrielees Fellow. She currently lives near Boston with her family and her dogs.

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