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Open house [electronic resource] : A Novel. Elizabeth Berg.

Berg, Elizabeth. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780375505874 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2000.

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Summary, etc.: BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Elizabeth Berg's Once Upon a Time, There Was You.In this superb novel by the beloved author of Talk Before Sleep, The Pull of the Moon, and Until the Real Thing Comes Along, a woman re-creates her life after divorce by opening up her house and her heart. Samantha's husband has left her, and after a spree of overcharging at Tiffany's, she settles down to reconstruct a life for herself and her eleven-year-old son. Her eccentric mother tries to help by fixing her up with dates, but a more pressing problem is money. To meet her mortgage payments, Sam decides to take in boarders. The first is an older woman who offers sage advice and sorely needed comfort; the second, a maladjusted student, is not quite so helpful. A new friend, King, an untraditional man, suggests that Samantha get out, get going, get work. But her real work is this: In order to emerge from grief and the past, she...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Random House, 2000. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 6423 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2105 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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