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Labor Day: A Novel

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"Joyce Maynard is in top-notch form with Labor Day. Simply a novel you cannot miss."

--Jodi Picoult, New York Times bestselling author of My Sister's Keeper and Keeping Faith

"Maynard has created an ensemble of characters that will sneak into your heart, and warm it while it breaks."

--St. Petersburg Times

Joyce Maynard, acclaimed author of At Home in the World, is back with Labor Day. The unforgettable story of a mother and son forever changed during a long summer weekend when a mysterious man comes into their lives. Labor Day is "a sexy, page turning, poignant story" (Jane Hamilton, author of A Map of the World) that "affirms Maynard's reputation as a master storyteller and shows her to be a passionate humanist with a gifted ear and heart" (People)

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Full title labor day
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Last Update 2018-05-23 23:09:43PM
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subject_facet Betrayal -- Fiction, Fugitives from justice -- Fiction, Life change events -- Fiction, Mothers and sons -- Fiction, New Hampshire -- Fiction, Teenage boys -- New Hampshire -- Fiction
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title_short Labor Day
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Betrayal, Fiction, Fugitives from justice, Life change events, Literature, Mothers and sons, Teenage boys