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The good daughters [electronic resource] : A Novel. Joyce Maynard.

Maynard, Joyce. (Author). Maynard, Joyce. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062006950 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperAudio, 2010.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Joyce Maynard.
Summary, etc.: The bestselling author of Labor Day returns with a spellbinding novel about friendship, family secrets, and the strange twists of fate that shape our livesThe Good DaughtersThey were born on the same day, in the same small New Hampshire hospital, into families that could hardly have been less alike.Ruth Plank is an artist and a romantic with a rich, passionate, imaginative life. The last of five girls born to a gentle, caring farmer and his stolid wife, she yearns to soar beyond the confines of the land that has been her family's birthright for generations.Dana Dickerson is a scientist and realist whose faith is firmly planted in the natural world. Raised by a pair of capricious drifters who waste their lives on failed dreams, she longs for stability and rootedness.Different in nearly every way, Ruth and Dana share a need to make sense of who they are and to find their places in a world in which neither has ever truly...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 253460 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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