Is This Tomorrow: A Novel

Is This Tomorrow: A Novel

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In 1956, Ava Lark rents a house with her twelve-year-old son, Lewis, in a desirable Boston suburb. Ava is beautiful, divorced, Jewish, and a working mom. She finds her neighbors less than welcoming. Lewis yearns for his absent father, befriending the only other fatherless kids: Jimmy and Rose. One afternoon, Jimmy goes missing. The neighborhood-in the throes of Cold War paranoia-seizes the opportunity to further ostracize Ava and her son.

Years later, when Lewis and… (more)

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The most magical aspect of Leavitt's wonderful novel is that her narrative works as almost a parable for that complicated and uncertain era, teaching and warning her readers even as she entertains them.

Book Details  

Publisher: Algonquin Books (May 07, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 250 pages

File size: 1.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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