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  • ISBN: 0385720106 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1385473117 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0385473109
  • Physical Description: 390 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Doubleday, 1994.

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General Note: Oprah Book Club Selection.
Some copies are 1st Anchor Books ed. and published by Anchor Books.
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 1994.
Summary, etc.: A woman is falsely accused of molesting a child and goes to jail. The drama begins when Alice Goodwin, a school nurse in a small town in Wisconsin, has a moment of inattention while caring for children and one of them drowns, an occasion for the community to settle scores with an outsider. By the author of The Book of Ruth.
Subject: Middle West Fiction
Dairy farms Middle West Fiction
Farm life Middle West Fiction
Children Death Fiction
Drowning Fiction
Genre: Legal fiction (Literature)
Domestic fiction.

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