Anita Shreve


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    Historical

    Apr-2017

    From the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot's Wife (an Oprah's Book Club selection): an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating after...

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    Historical

    Nov-2013

    An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve. When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife self...

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    Literary

    Dec-2010

    A rookie paramedic pulls a young woman alive from her totaled car, a first rescue that begins a lifelong tangle of love and wreckage. Sheila Arsenault is a gorgeous enigma--streetwise and tough-talking, with haunted eyes, fierce desires, and a never-...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2009

    Margaret and Patrick have been married just a few months when they set off on what they hope will be a great adventure-a year living in Kenya. Margaret quickly realizes there is a great deal she doesn't know about the complex mores of her new home, a...

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    Suspense

    Sep-2008

    AT A NEW ENGLAND BOARDING SCHOOL, a sex scandal is about to break. Even more shocking than the sexual acts themselves is the fact that they were caught on videotape. A Pandora's box of revelations, the tape triggers a chorus of voices--those of th...

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    Contemporary Romance

    May-2007

    The Fortune's Rocks Quartet - 4

    At the age of 29, Sydney has already been once divorced and once widowed. Trying to regain her footing once again, she has answered an ad to tutor the teenage daughter of a well-to-do couple as they spend a sultry summer in their oceanfront New Hamps...

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    Romance

    Oct-2005

    At an inn in the Berkshire Mountains, seven former schoolmates gather to celebrate a wedding--a reunion that becomes the occasion of astonishing revelations as the friends collectively recall a long-ago night that indelibly marked each of their lives...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2004

    What makes a family? That's what twelve-year-old Nicky Dillon wonders after she and her widowed father discover a wailing abandoned baby in the snow-filled woods near their New Hampshire home. Through the days that follow, the Dillons and the unexpec...

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    Historical Romance

    Apr-2003

    "A marriage is always two intersecting stories." This realization comes perhaps too late to the husband of Etna Bliss -- a man whose obsession with his young wife begins at the moment of their first meeting, as he helps Etna and her companions escape...

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    Contemporary Romance

    Apr-2002

    The Fortune's Rocks Quartet - 2

    New Hampshire, 1929 - when Sexton Beecher proposes to Honora Willard, she lays aside his flaws as one might overlook a small stain in a beautifully embroidered tablecloth. But as the couple begin their new life in the house at Fortune's Rocks, their...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2001

    From the last time Linda and Thomas meet, at a charmless hotel in a distant city, to the moment, thirty-five years earlier, when a chance encounter on a rocky beach binds them fatefully together, this hypnotically compelling novel unfolds a tale of i...

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    General Fiction

    Dec-1999

    The Fortune's Rocks Quartet - 1

    On a beach in New Hampshire at the turn of the last century, a young woman is drawn into a rocky, disastrous passage to adulthood. Olympia Biddeford is the only child of a prominent Boston couple a precocious and well-educated daughter, alive with id...

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    General Fiction

    May-1998

    A pilot's wife is taught to be prepared for the late-night knock at the door. But when Kathryn Lyons receives word that a plane flown by her husband, Jack, has exploded near the coast of Ireland, she confronts the unfathomable -- one startling revela...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-1997

    "I wonder this: If you take a woman and push her to the edge, how will she behave?" The question is posed by Jean, a photographer, who in 1995 arrives on Smuttynose Island, off the coast of Maine, to research a century-old crime. As she immerses hers...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-1995

    This tale of impossible love--told with the same narrative grace and keen eye for human emotion that have distinguished all of Anita Shreve's cherished bestsellers--leads us into a harrowing world where forbidden passions have catastrophic consequenc...

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    General Fiction

    Jun-1993

    From the award-winning, bestselling author Anita Shreve, comes a haunting, passionate novel of lost and found love What would you do if, out of the blue, you received a letter from your first love? Sian Richards sees no reason why she can't write ba...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-1991

    A turbulent, tragic story of domestic abuse from the bestselling author of THE PILOT'S WIFE EVERYONE BELIEVES that Maureen and Harrold English, two successful New York City journalists, have a happy, stable marriage. It's the early '70s and no one d...

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    General Fiction

    Aug-1989

    A compelling tale of edgy, small-town emotions, lingering obsession, and romantic salvation. Andrew, after many years, returns to his hometown to attend his mother's funeral. Planning to remain only a few days, he is drawn into the tragic legacy of h...

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