Little Fires Everywhere

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The #1 New York Times bestseller!Now a Hulu original series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.';I readLittle Fires Everywherein a single, breathless sitting.'Jodi Picoult';To say I love this book is an understatement. It's a deep psychological mystery about the power of motherhood, the intensity of teenage love, and the danger of perfection. It moved me to tears.' Reese Witherspoon';Extraordinary . . . books like Little Fires Everywheredon't come along often.' John GreenFrom the bestselling author ofEverything I Never Told You,a riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is plannedfrom the layout of the winding roads, to the colors of the houses, to the successful lives its residents will go on to lead. And no one embodies this spirit more than Elena Richardson, whose guiding principle is playing by the rules. Enter Mia Warrenan enigmatic artist and single motherwho arrives in this idyllic bubble with her teenaged daughter Pearl, and rents a house from the Richardsons. Soon Mia and Pearl become more than tenants: all four Richardson children are drawn to the mother-daughter pair. But Mia carries with her a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo that threatens to upend this carefully ordered community.When old family friends of the Richardsonsattempt to adopt a Chinese-American baby, a custody battle erupts that dramatically divides the townand puts Mia and Elena on opposing sides. Suspicious of Mia and her motives, Elena is determined to uncover the secrets in Mia's past. But her obsession will come at unexpected and devastating costs. Little Fires Everywhere explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, and the ferocious pull of motherhoodand the danger of believing that following the rules can avert disaster.Named a Best Book of the Year by:People, The Washington Post, Bustle, Esquire, Southern Living, The Daily Beast, GQ, Entertainment Weekly,NPR, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Audible, Goodreads, Library Reads,Book of the Month,Paste,Kirkus Reviews,St. Louis Post-Dispatch,and many more...Perfect for book clubs! Visit celesteng.com for discussion guides and more.

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Gatunek Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Kolekcja Penguin Books

Typ: EPub

Ilość stron 368

ISBN: 9780735224308

Additional Information

Gatunek Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Kolekcja Penguin Books

Typ: EPub

Ilość stron 368

ISBN: 9780735224308

Inny wybór Celeste Ng
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