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A friend of the family: a novel [electronic resource].

Grodstein, Lauren. (Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781616200343 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1616200340 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Algonquin Books : 2010.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.: Pete Dizinoff, a skilled and successful New Jersey internist, has a loving and devoted wife, a network of close friends, an impressive house, and, most of all, a son, Alec, now nineteen, on whom he has pinned all his hopes. But Pete hadn't expected his best friend's troubled daughter to set her sights on his boy. When Alec falls under her spell, Pete sets out to derail the romance, never foreseeing the devastating consequences. In a riveting story of suburban tragedy, Lauren Grodstein charts a father's fall from grace as he struggles to save his family, his reputation, and himself.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Suburban life > New Jersey > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Electronic books.

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