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Author Klaussmann, Liza.

Title Tigers in red weather : a novel / Liza Klaussmann.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Fiction - CHVY-11  F KLA    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Fiction - DKLY-12  FIC KLA    AVAILABLE
 Erie PL Stacks - ERIG-7  FIC KLA    AVAILABLE
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Fiction - FRPY-12  FIC KLA    AVAILABLE
 Galena PL Adult Fiction - GALY-13  FIC KLA    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  F KL    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Fiction - HDBB-1  F KLA    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Fiction - IPLY-11  FIC KLA    AVAILABLE
 Julia Hull DL Adult Fiction - JHLY-14  FIC KLAUS    AVAILABLE

Description 356 pages ; 25 cm
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Summary "Nick and her cousin, Helena, have grown up sharing sultry summer heat, sunbleached boat docks, and midnight gin parties on Martha's Vineyard in a glorious old family estate known as Tiger House. In the days following the end of the Second World War, the world seems to offer itself up, and the two women are on the cusp of their 'real lives': Helena is off to Hollywood and a new marriage, while Nick is heading for a reunion with her own young husband, Hughes, about to return from the war. Soon the gilt begins to crack. Helena's husband is not the man he seemed to be, and Hughes has returned from the war distant, his inner light curtained over. On the brink of the 1960s, back at Tiger House, Nick and Helena--with their children, Daisy and Ed--try to recapture that sense of possibility. But when Daisy and Ed discover the victim of a brutal murder, the intrusion of violence causes everything to unravel. The members of the family spin out of their prescribed orbits, secrets come to light, and nothing about their lives will ever be the same. Brilliantly told from five points of view, with a magical elegance and suspenseful dark longing, Tigers in Red Weather is an unforgettable debut novel from a writer of extraordinary insight and accomplishment"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Cousins -- Fiction.
Family secrets -- Fiction.
FICTION / Suspense.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Coming of Age.
Martha's Vineyard (Mass.) -- Fiction.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Suspense fiction.
ISBN 9780316211338 hardback
0316211338 hardback

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