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Rescue Signed copy.

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Peter Webster is a rookie paramedic when he pulls a young woman out of a car wreck that should have killed her. Sheila Arsenault haunts his thoughts, and despite his misgivings Peter is soon embroiled in an intense love affair--and in Sheila's troubled world.Eighteen years later, Sheila is long gone and Peter is raising their daughter, Rowan, alone. But Rowan is veering dangerously off course, and for the first time in their quiet life together Peter fears for her future. He seeks out the only person who may be able to help Rowan, although Sheila's return is sure to unleash all the questions he has carefully been keeping at bay: Why did a mother leave her family? How did the marriage of two people so deeply in love unravel?A story about trespass and forgiveness, secrets and the seismic force of the truth, Rescue is a masterful portrayal of a family trying to understand its fractured past and begin again.

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Item details

Author(s):
Anita Shreve
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
140 mm x 210 mm x 302 g
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0316020737
ISBN-13:
9780316020732
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Back Bay Books
Title:
Rescue

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Peter Webster is a rookie paramedic when he pulls a young woman out of a car wreck that should have killed her. Sheila Arsenault haunts his thoughts, and despite his misgivings Peter is soon embroiled in an intense love affair--and in Sheila's troubled world.Eighteen years later, Sheila is long gone and Peter is raising their daughter, Rowan, alone. But Rowan is veering dangerously off course, and for the first time in their quiet life together Peter fears for her future. He seeks out the only person who may be able to help Rowan, although Sheila's return is sure to unleash all the questions he has carefully been keeping at bay: Why did a mother leave her family? How did the marriage of two people so deeply in love unravel?A story about trespass and forgiveness, secrets and the seismic force of the truth, Rescue is a masterful portrayal of a family trying to understand its fractured past and begin again.

Signed copy, no other inscriptions

Author(s):
Anita Shreve
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
140 mm x 210 mm x 302 g
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0316020737
ISBN-13:
9780316020732
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Back Bay Books
Title:
Rescue

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