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Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders

(2015)
(The Seventh Book of Wonders)
A novel by

 
A brilliantly crafted saga about three generations of women and their secrets, including the discovery of a final unpublished book by the family matriarch, a revered and reclusive authorThe reclusive Harriet Wolf, revered author and family matriarch, has a final confession--a love story. Years after her death, as her family comes together one last time, the mystery of Harriet s life hangs in the balance. Does the truth lie in the rumored final book of the series that made Harriet a world-famous writer, or will her final confession be lost forever?"Harriet Wolf s Seventh Book of Wonders" tells the moving story of the unforgettable Wolf women in four distinct voices: the mysterious Harriet, who, until now, has never revealed the secrets of her past; her fiery, overprotective daughter Eleanor; and her two grown granddaughters--Tilton, the fragile yet exuberant younger sister who s become a housebound hermit, and Ruth, the older sister who ran away at sixteen and never looked back. When Eleanor is hospitalized, Ruth decides it s time to do right by a pact she made with Tilton long ago: to return home and save her sister. Meanwhile, Harriet whispers her true life story to the reader. It s a story that spans the entire twentieth century and is filled with mobsters, outcasts, a lonesome lion, and a home for wayward women. It s also a tribute to her lifelong love of the boy she met at the Maryland School for Feeble-Minded Children."Harriet Wolf s Seventh Book of Wonders, " Julianna Baggott s most sweeping and mesmerizing novel yet, offers a profound meditation on motherhood and sisterhood, as well as on the central importance of stories. It is a novel that affords its characters that rare chance we all long for--the chance to reimagine the stories of our lives while there s still time."

 
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Hardback Editions

January 2016 : USA Library Binding
Title: Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders
Author(s): Julianna Baggott M F A
ISBN: 1-62899-817-2 / 978-1-62899-817-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point
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August 2015 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders: A Novel
Author(s): Julianna Baggott
ISBN: 0-316-37510-1 / 978-0-316-37510-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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Paperback Editions

August 2016 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Seventh Book of Wonders: A Novel
Author(s): Julianna Baggott
ISBN: 0-316-37511-X / 978-0-316-37511-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Back Bay Books
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Audio Editions

August 2015 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders: A Novel
Author(s): Julianna Baggott
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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August 2015 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders: A Novel
Author(s): Julianna Baggott
ISBN: 1-4789-3435-2 / 978-1-4789-3435-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hachette Audio and Blackstone Audio
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August 2015 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders
Author(s): Julianna Baggott M F A
ISBN: 1-4789-3432-8 / 978-1-4789-3432-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little Brown and Company
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Kindle Editions

August 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders: A Novel
Author(s): Julianna Baggott
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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