A Bigamist's Daughter

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A&C Black, May 1, 2005 - Fiction - 304 pages
4 Reviews
ELizabeth Connelly sits in her office at a New York vanity press watching the world - of struggles, passion, pain and love - spin around her. Then a young writer comes to her with a novel about a man who loves more than one woman. And suddenly she is awakened from her urban professional slumber.
 

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User Review  - briannad84 - LibraryThing

As much as I love Alice McDermott, I just didn't care for this book. I didn't know what a vanity publisher was, and I thought the character of Elizabeth seemed very mean to almost every other character. Not to mention it was a boring plot. Read full review

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User Review  - fyrefly98 - LibraryThing

Summary: Elizabeth Connelly feels like a fraud in her job: she is the editor-in-chief at a vanity press, and her main responsibility is to convince would-be authors to sign contracts - and checks - to ... Read full review

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A Note on the Author
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About the author (2005)

Alice McDermott is the author of That Night, At Weddings and Wakes, Charming Billy and Child of My Heart, all of which are published by Bloomsbury. She lives with her family outside Washington, D.C.

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