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The book that matters most / Ann Hood.

Hood, Ann, 1956- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 39 of 55 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 55 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler F HOO (Text) 34044000900686 ADULT FICTION Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown FIC HOOD (Text) 79361000098963 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler PL - Butler FIC HOOD (Text) 73174005028631 Adult: Fiction In transit -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC HOOD A (Text) 33118000176273 Adult: New Book Checked out 01/27/2017
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville F HOOD (Text) 78321000025759 Adult Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC HOO BOO (Text) 34304000831324 Adult - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Hoo (Text) 32604000222281 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Eckhart PL - Main F HOOD ann Book (Text) 840191002256396 New Fiction - Main Floor Checked out 01/27/2017
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora FIC HOO (Text) 50825010703238 Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) FIC HOO (Text) 33187004108748 Fiction (adult) - A Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393241655 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0393241653 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 358 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Ava's twenty-five-year marriage has fallen apart, and her two grown children are pursuing their own lives outside of the country. Ava joins a book group, not only for her love of reading but also out of sheer desperation for companionship. The group's goal throughout the year is for each member to present the book that matters most to them. Ava rediscovers a mysterious book from her childhood--one that helped her through the traumas of the untimely deaths of her sister and mother. Alternating with Ava's story is that of her troubled daughter Maggie, who, living in Paris, descends into a destructive relationship with an older man. Ava's mission to find that book and its enigmatic author takes her on a quest that unravels the secrets of her past and offers her and Maggie the chance to remake their lives"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Parent and adult child > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.

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