- ISBN: 9780307595393 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2011.
|Summary, etc.:|| From the best-selling author of Songs Without Words and The Dive from Clausen's Pier, her strongest work yet--a collection of burnished, impossible-to-put down narratives framed by two stunning, linked novellas.A wife struggles to make sense of her husband's sudden disappearance. A mother mourns her teenage son through the music collection he left behind. A woman shepherds her estranged parents through her brother's wedding and reflects on the year her family collapsed. A young man comes to grips with the joy--and vulnerability--of impending fatherhood. And, in the masterly opening novella, two teenagers from very different families--one a tightly knit foursome, the other a father and son who share little more than having been abandoned by the same woman--forge a sustaining friendship, only to discover the disruptive and unsettling power of sex.Swim Back to Me showcases one of our most vibrant talents at the height of her powers--a book that...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Vintage, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1839 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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