Until she comes home

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In 1958 Detroit, neighborson Alder Avenue struggle to carefor one another in a city rife with conflict. Life erupts when childlikeElizabeth disappears while in the care of Grace, an expectant mother, and Julia, Grace's best friend. All the ladies on Alder fear that the recent murder of ablack woman at the factory where their husbands work may portend Elizabeth'sfate. They also fear what will become of Julia--the last person to see her alive. Themen mount a search, leaving their families vulnerable to sinister elementshidden in plain sight. Only Grace knows the truth. Ashamed of her silence, she conquersher fear and dares to act.
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9780525953968
9781101624326
9781611738537
9781470881726
9781481594776
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display_description "In 1958 Detroit, on Alder Avenue, neighbors struggle to care for neighbors amid a city ripe with conflicts that threaten their peaceful street. Grace, Alder's only expectant mother, eagerly awaits her first born. Best friend Julia prepares to welcome twin nieces. And Malina sets the tone with her stylish dresses, tasteful home, and ironfisted stewardship of St. Alban's bake sale. Life erupts when childlike Elizabeth disappears while in the care of Grace and Julia. All the ladies fear the recent murder of a black woman at the factory on Willingham Avenue where their husbands work may warn of what has become of Elizabeth, and they worry what is yet to become of Julia-- the last to see Elizabeth alive. The men mount an around-the-clock search, leaving their families vulnerable to sinister elements hidden in plain sight. Only Grace knows what happened, but her mother warns her not to tell. 'No man wants to know this about his wife.' Ashamed that her silence puts loved ones in harm's way, Grace gravitates toward the women of Willingham Avenue, who recognize her suffering as their own. Through their acceptance, Grace conquers her fear and dares to act. On Alder Avenue, vicious secrets bind friends, neighbors, and spouses. For the wicked among them, the walk home will be long" -- from author's web site.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Detroit (Mich.) -- Fiction, Large type books, Missing persons -- Investigation -- Fiction, Secrecy -- Fiction, Suspense fiction, American, Women -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Fiction
title_display Until she comes home
title_full Until She Comes Home, Until she comes home / Lori Roy, Until she comes home [sound recording] / by Lori Roy, Until she comes home [text (large print)] / Lori Roy
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topic_facet Audiobooks, Fiction, Investigation, Large type books, Literature, Missing persons, Secrecy, Suspense, Suspense fiction, American, Women