Barefoot : a novel
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New York : Back Bay Books, 2008.
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406, 7, 10 pages ; 21 cm.
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English
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9780316371551 (pbk.), 0316371556 (pbk.)

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"Reader's pick guide inside"--Cover.
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"Three women arrive at the local airport, observed by Josh, a Nantucket native home from college for the summer. Burdened with small children, unwieldy straw hats, and some obvious emotional issues, the women-- two sisters and one friend--make their way to the sisters' tiny cottage, inherited from an aunt. They're all trying to escape from something: Melanie, after seven failed in-vitro attempts, learned her husband was having an affair, and then discovered she's pregnant; Brenda embarked on a passionate affair with an older student that got her fired from her prestigious job as a professor in New York; and her sister Vicki, mother to two small boys, has been diagnosed with lung cancer. Soon Josh is part of the chaotic household, acting as babysitter, confidant, and, eventually, lover"--Publisher's web site.
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$10.00
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hilderbrand, E. (2008). Barefoot: a novel. New York: Back Bay Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hilderbrand, Elin. 2008. Barefoot: A Novel. New York: Back Bay Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hilderbrand, Elin, Barefoot: A Novel. New York: Back Bay Books, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hilderbrand, Elin. Barefoot: A Novel. New York: Back Bay Books, 2008. Print.

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