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The red garden / Alice Hoffman.

Hoffman, Alice (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307393876
  • ISBN: 0307393879
  • Physical Description: 270 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Pub., c2011.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: The Bear's house -- Eight nights of love -- The year there was no summer -- Owl and mouse -- The river at home -- The truth about my mother -- The principles of devotion -- The fisherman's wife -- Kiss and tell -- The monster of Blackwell -- Sin -- Black rabbit -- The red garden -- King of the bees.
Summary, etc.: A young wounded civil war soldier is saved by a passionate neighbor, a woman meets a fiercely human historical character, a poet falls in love with a blind man, and a mysterious traveler comes to town in the year when summer never arrives. At the center of everyone's life is a mysterious garden where only red plants can grow, and where the truth can be found by those who dare to look.

Available copies

  • 29 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 36 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Hamilton-Wenham Public Library Fic. HOFFMAN (Text) Fiction Available -
Subject: City and town life > Massachusetts > Fiction.
Massachusetts > Fiction
Genre: Occult fiction

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