Compass Rose

Compass Rose

A Novel

eBook - 2010
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Game warden Elsie Buttrick has just given birth to Dick's illegitimate daughter, Rose, and over the next 16 years the fiercely independent Elsie grapples with motherhood, aging, and love, and throws herself into a crusade to stop her land-grabbing brother-in-law from expanding his seaside resort. Meanwhile, Dick's wife, May, reconciles a public humiliation with an intense love for Rose. As Elsie's lust flares, May sinks deeper into her devotion to her children and Rose.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0307594300 (electronic bk.)
9780307594303 (electronic bk.)
Branch Call Number: eBOOK FIC CASEY
Characteristics: 1 online resource (355 p.)


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Mar 03, 2014

Interesting book, spanning several years - not sure if I found the interaction between the various characters as wholly believable, but still enjoyed the read.


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