What comes after
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New York : Riverhead Books, 2021.
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Downs Carnegie Library - MYSTERYM Tompkins, JoanneOn Shelf
Kensington Community/USD 110 Libraries - FictionFIC TOMOn Shelf
Russell Public Library - NEW BOOK SHELFFic Tompkins, JoanneChecked OutJuly 3, 2021

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2105
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English
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9780593085998, 059308599X

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"After the shocking death of two teenage boys tears apart a community in the Pacific Northwest, a mysterious pregnant girl emerges out of the woods and into the lives of those same boys' families--a moving and hopeful novel about forgiveness and human connection. In misty, coastal Washington state, Isaac lives alone with his dog, grieving the recent death of his teenage son Daniel. Next door, Lorrie, a working single mother, struggles with a heinous act committed by her own teenage son. Separated by onlya silvery stretch of trees, the two parents are emotionally stranded, isolated by their great losses--until an unfamiliar sixteen year-old girl shows up, bridges the gap, and changes everything. Evangeline's arrival at first feels like a blessing, but sheis also clearly hiding something. When Isaac, who has retreated into his Quaker faith, isn't equipped to handle her alone, Lorrie forges her own relationship with the girl. Soon all three characters are forced to examine what really happened in their overlapping pasts, and what it all possibly means for a shared future. With a propulsive mystery at its core, Quickenings offers an unforgettable story of loss and anger, but also of kindness and hope, courage and forgiveness. It is a deeply moving account of strangers and friends not only helping each other forward after tragedy, but inspiring a new kind of family"--

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APA Citation (style guide)

Tompkins, J. (2021). What comes after . Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tompkins, JoAnne, 1956 July 10-. 2021. What Comes After. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tompkins, JoAnne, 1956 July 10-. What Comes After New York: Riverhead Books, 2021.

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Tompkins, JoAnne. What Comes After Riverhead Books, 2021.

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