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Love and other impossible pursuits by Ayelet Waldman

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


  • Married women -- Fiction,
  • Infants -- Death -- Fiction,
  • Stepfamilies -- Fiction,
  • Grief -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAyelet Waldman.
LC ClassificationsPS3573.A42124 L69 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3311723M
ISBN 100385515308
LC Control Number2004063546

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