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A good enough mother

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"Ruth Hartland is the director of a trauma unit, a psychotherapist with years of experience, wise and respected by her peers. But professional skill is no guard against private grief. The mother of grown twins, she is haunted by the fact that her beautiful, difficult, fragile son Tom, a boy who never "fit in," disappeared a year and a half earlier. She cannot give up hope of finding him, but feels she is living a kind of half-life, waiting for him to return. Enter a new patient, Dan--unstable and traumatized--who looks exactly like her missing son. She is determined to help him, but soon, her own complicated feelings, about the dissolution of her marriage and her family, about how she has failed her own boy, cloud her professional judgement. Boundaries she would never have crossed with another patient are crossed. And before long, events spiral out of control.... An utterly compelling page turner with a time bomb at its core, A Good Enough Mother is a brilliant, beautiful story of mothering, and how to let go of the ones we love when we must"--

Available copies

  • 2 of 9 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

2 current holds with 9 total copies.
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Barcode Status /
Due Date
Geneva Public Library THOMAS (Text)
First Floor New Books
52118300974026
Available
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Macedon Public Library FIC THO (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52121300721348
Checked out
07/23/2019
Ontario Public Library FIC THO (Text)
Adult New Materials
52126300760139
Checked out
07/22/2019
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Palmyra Community Library THO (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52127300400106
Checked out
08/05/2019
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Victor Farmington Library THO (Text)
Adult New Materials
52128300875628
Checked out
08/02/2019
Wadsworth Library - Geneseo FIC THO (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52150300528957
Checked out
07/24/2019
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Walworth-Seely Public Library FIC Thomas (Text)
Adult Fiction
52129300951708
Available
-
Williamson Public Library FIC THO (Text)
Adult New Materials
52152300715832
Checked out
07/24/2019
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua FIC THO (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846002850351
On holds shelf
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