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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  - Christine - Goodreads

This was the 2nd book by Nancy Thayer that I read in the mid eighties and the first one taking place on Nantucket, my favorite place on earth. Beautiful love story and description of Nantucket. Read full review


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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, Between Husbands and Friends, The Island House and Beachcombers.

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