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There your heart lies : a novel

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"From the award-winning, much loved writer: a deeply moving novel about an American woman's place during the Spanish Civil War, the lessons she took from it, and how her story will shape her granddaughter's path. Marian cut herself off from her conservative, wealthy Irish Catholic family when she volunteered during the Spanish Civil War--experiences she has always kept to herself. Now in her nineties, she shares her Rhode Island cottage with her granddaughter Amelia, a young woman of good heart but only a vague notion of life's purpose. As the narrative unfolds, their daily existence is intertwined with Marian's secret past--the blow to her youthful idealism when she witnessed the brutalities on both sides of Franco's war, and the romance that left her adrift in Spain with yet another family who misunderstood her. When Marian is diagnosed with cancer, she speaks at last about what happened to her in Spain--which compels Amelia to journey to Spain herself, to reconcile Marian's past with her own uncertain future. With the exquisite female bond at its core, this novel of how character is forged in a particular moment in history and passed down through the generations will linger long with its readers"--
"From the award-winning, much loved writer: a deeply moving novel about an American woman's place during the Spanish Civil War, the lessons she took from it, and how her story will shape her granddaughter's path"--

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  • 6 of 9 copies available at OWWL.

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0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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Dansville Public Library FIC GOR (Text)
Rental
52117300464434
Available
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Honeoye Public Library FIC (Text)
New Adult Fiction
52120300328864
Available
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Macedon Public Library FIC GOR (Text)
Adult Fiction
52121300577880
Available
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Naples Library FIC COR (Text)
Adult Fiction
52124300324782
Available
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Newark Public Library FIC GOR (Text)
Adult New Materials
52125300793751
Checked out
11/03/2017
Palmyra Community Library GOR (Text)
Adult Fiction
52127300348479
Available
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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo FIC GOR (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52150300424249
Checked out
11/04/2017
Williamson Public Library FIC GOR (Text)
Adult New Materials
52152300651086
Available
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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua FIC GOR (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846002737939
Checked out
10/30/2017

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