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River of Summer by Lois Gilbert

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Published by Onyx .
Written in English

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7575644M
ISBN 100451408934
ISBN 109780451408938

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S.C. Gwynne is the author of Hymns of the Republic and the New York Times bestsellers Rebel Yell and Empire of the Summer Moon, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle spent most of his career as a journalist, including stints with Time as bureau chief, national correspondent, and senior editor, and with Texas Monthly as executive editor.   "The River” is a slim book – just over pages – but it is full of rushing life and profound consequences. About the Author Summer on the River is MARCIA WILLETT's seventeenth novel to be published in the U.S. Her novels are available in seventeen countries around the world. She lives in Devon, England.   I was drawn to the idea of following a river from the sea to its source in the summer of , in part to give my nine-year-old daughter Evie and I a holiday project. I have never been.