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Gone so long : a novel / Andre Dubus III.

Dubus, Andre, 1959- (author.).
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  • 11 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown FIC DUBUS (Text) 79361000110301 Adult Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC DUBUS (Text) 33118000184525 Adult: New Book Checked out 10/31/2018
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC DUB (Text) 39230031907437 Adult New Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL FIC DUB (Text) 38217000619334 Fiction Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL FIC DUB (Text) 36241000431336 Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC DUB (Text) 33187004433898 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown AF DUBUS (Text) 75342000087400 Adult Fiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Dubus (Text) 36626103981346 2nd Floor New Adult Checked out 11/13/2018
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch FIC.c Dubus, Andre (Text) 78294000269136 New Adult Fiction Checked out 11/03/2018
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library F DUB (Text) 30477101219669 Adult: New In transit -
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  • ISBN: 9780393244106
  • Physical Description: 452 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]

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Few writers can enter their characters so completely or evoke their lives as viscerally as Andre Dubus III. In this deeply compelling new novel, a father, estranged for the worst of reasons, is driven to seek out the daughter he has not seen in decades. Daniel Ahearn lives a quiet, solitary existence in a seaside New England town. Forty years ago, following a shocking act of impulsive violence on his part, his daughter, Susan, was ripped from his arms by police. Now in her forties, Susan still suffers from the trauma of a night she doesn’t remember, as she struggles to feel settled, to love a man and create something that lasts. Lois, her maternal grandmother who raised her, tries to find peace in her antique shop in a quaint Florida town but cannot escape her own anger, bitterness, and fear. Cathartic, affirming, and steeped in the empathy and precise observations of character for which Dubus is celebrated, Gone So Long explores how the wounds of the past afflict the people we become, and probes the limits of recovery and absolution.
Subject: Life change events > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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