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Author Faulkner, Colleen, author.

Title Finding Georgina / Colleen Faulkner.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kensington Books, 2018.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Adult Fiction - BRBB-2  FIC FAU    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL Stacks - JOLY-11  FIC FAULKNER    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Fiction - NLBB-1  FAU    AVAILABLE
Description 322 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary What happens after you get what you've always wanted? In Colleen Faulkner's thought-provoking and emotionally compelling novel, a mother is reunited with the daughter who was abducted as a toddler--only to face unexpected and painful challenges ... It's the moment Harper Broussard always dreamed of. Her daughter Georgina, snatched fourteen years ago during a Mardi Gras parade, is standing before her, making cappuccinos behind the counter of Harper's favorite New Orleans coffee shop. Harper's ex-husband, Remy, has patiently endured many "sightings" over the years, and assumes this is yet another false alarm. Yet this time, Harper is right. The woman who kidnapped Georgina admits to her crime. Georgina, now known as Lilla, returns to her birth parents. But in all of Harper's homecoming fantasies, her daughter was still a little girl, easily pacified with a trip to the park or a cherry snowball. In reality, she's a wary, confused teenager who has never known any mother except the loving woman who's now serving time. Harper's younger daughter, Josephine, has spent her life competing with the ghost of a perfect, missing sister. Trying to bond with the real, imperfect version isn't any easier. And though Remy has agreed to give their strained marriage another chance, he and Harper struggle to connect. Clinging to dreams of reuniting has been Harper's way of surviving. Now she must forge new ones on an often heartbreaking yet ultimately hopeful journey--one that will redefine her idea of motherhood and family.
Note Includes readers guide with discussion questions.
Subject Kidnapping victims -- Fiction.
Family reunification -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Sisters -- Fiction.
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Family reunification. (OCoLC)fst01893695
Kidnapping victims. (OCoLC)fst00987328
Mothers and daughters. (OCoLC)fst01026997
Sisters. (OCoLC)fst01119758
Genre/Form Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726589
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
ISBN 9781496711557 (paperback)
1496711556 (paperback)

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