The Home Place

The Home Place

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A successful lawyer is pulled back into her troubled family's life in rural Montana in the wake of her sister's death in this mesmerizing, emotionally evocative, and atmospheric literary novel

For a Terrebonne, the home place is the safe haven, the convergence of waters, the place where the beloved dead are as real as the living. . . .

The only Terrebonne who made it out, Alma thought she was done with Montana, with its cruel poverty, bleak winters, and stifling ways.… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


In her sympathetic if somewhat uneven debut, La Seur entices readers with impeccable prose imbued with a blend of romance, nostalgia and suspense. There are plenty of enjoyable red herrings and tarnished characters, but some of the details lack credibility.

Bookreporter : The Home Place (August 01, 2014)

Perhaps we all have known someone like Alma: bright, ambitious, free of the home place. How strongly the home place calls, and how Alma responds makes for a good story.

La Seur writes with an assurance that's unusual for a first novel. This is definitely one I'd highly recommend - and one I'd suggest savoring rather than speeding through.

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Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins (July 29, 2014)

Collection: William Morrow

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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