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5 edition of The Rest of Her Life found in the catalog.

The Rest of Her Life

Finding Herself

by Charles Richard Yarbro

  • 266 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by 1stBooks Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Modern fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11638743M
    ISBN 101403329133
    ISBN 109781403329134

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      In The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty delivers a luminous, compassionate, and provocative look at how mothers and daughters with the best intentions can be blind to the harm they do to one another.. Leigh is the mother of high-achieving, popular high school senior Kara. Their relationship is already strained for reasons Leigh does not fully understand when, in a moment of carelessness, .   The First Day of the Rest of my Life by Cathy Lamb is a very powerful, well written book that deals with several difficult issues. The cover of this book made me think it 4/5.

    The author of The Center of Everything presents a tale about the complicated interactions between mothers and daughters who unwittingly inflict harm on one another in spite of their best intentions. Crimson Volania Mulch has a problem; she just woke up in a crypt and, besides her name, has no idea of who, where, or what she is. Welcome to the Cemetery of Assumptions, a vast landscape of.


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In The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty delivers a luminous, compassionate, and provocative look at how mothers and daughters with the best intentions can be blind to the harm they do to one another. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more/5().

The Rest of Her Life takes the reader into the life of a family whose lives are turned upside down in an instant. The book opens with Kara, a teenager who is about to graduate from high school and while driving makes a terrible mistake that changes the course of her life /5.

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The Rest of Her Life,by Moriarty, has the feel of a Jodi Picoult, Alice Sebold novel. It is the story of Kara, an eighteen year old high school senior, who kills another teenage student from her community in /5().

THE REST OF HER LIFE is a compelling novel that takes a steady, unforgettable look at how an instant can change a family’s life irrevocably. Readers looking for a well-crafted family The Rest of Her Life book with a page-turning plot will not be disappointed with Moriarty’s latest work.

The premise of this book is centered around Leigh, a mother and teacher who is a little disconnected from the rest of her family/5. The Rest of Her Life, the new novel by Laura Moriarty, shares the stark misery of a family in turmoil and explores the impact such an event has on each member.

From the first pages, it is clear that the relationship between Leigh and Kara is neither strong nor healthy. Like the best works of Jane Hamilton, Jodi Picoult, and Alice Sebold, Laura Moriarty's The Rest of Her Life is a novel of complex moral dilemma, filled with nuanced characters and a page-turning plot that makes readers ask themselves, "What would I do?".

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THE REST OF HER LIFE. In The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty delivers a luminous, compassionate, and provocative look at how mothers and daughters with the best intentions can be blind to the harm they do to one another.

Leigh is the mother of high-achieving, popular high school senior Kara. THE REST OF HER LIFE. by Laura Moriarty. BUY NOW FROM As the book opens, the couple lives in a small Kansas town; Gary teaches at the local university, Leigh at the middle school. Their daughter Kara, just about to graduate from high school and leave for college, is a golden girl who doesn’t find it easy to relate to her mother.

Like the best works of Jane Hamilton, Jodi Picoult, and Alice Sebold, Laura Moriarty's The Rest of Her Life is a novel of complex moral dilemma, filled with nuanced characters and a page-turning plot that makes readers ask themselves, "What would I do?" /5(53).

The Rest of Her Life [a Novel] (Book): Moriarty, Laura: In The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty delivers a luminous, compassionate, and provocative look at how mothers and daughters with the best intentions can be blind to the harm they do to one another.

Leigh is the mother of high-achieving, popular high school senior Kara. Their relationship is already strained for reasons Leigh does not.

Leigh is the mother of high-achieving, popular high school senior Kara. Their relationship is already strained for reasons Leigh does not fully understand when, in a moment of carelessness, Kara makes a mistake that ends in tragedy the effects of which not only divide Leigh's family, but.

The Rest of Her Life bears blurbs from Jacquelyn Mitchard and Jodi Picoult, and readers who enjoy those authors will find this book appealing.

Like them, Moriarty has taken a close look at a family in a way that is sympathetic, yet unflinching. Like the best works of Jane Hamilton, Jodi Picoult, and Alice Sebold, Laura Moriarty's The Rest of Her Life is a novel of complex moral dilemma, filled with nuanced characters and a page-turning plot that makes readers ask themselves, "What would I do?"/5(71).

Book Overview In The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty delivers a luminous, compassionate, and provocative look at how mothers and daughters with the best intentions can be blind to the harm they do to one another.

Leigh is the mother 5/5(4). Editions for The Rest of Her Life: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback published in ), (Audi. Click to read more about The Rest of Her Life by Steve Yarbrough.

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Although she has often been portrayed in film versions as very Created by: Charles Dickens. The Rest of Her Life. By Zoe Carbonopsina. Discovering she has terminal cancer, Jill searches for a way to give her final days and life meaning and to create her legacy.

In this story of how we give value to our lives, and of how we must take responsibility for our actions, the unusual path Jill chooses leads to conflict with friends, family.The rest of her life.

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