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"After You highlights - beautifully and compellingly - the truth that sometimes we have to lose the people closest to us to find ourselves."
Jodi Picoult


The complexities of a friendship. The unexplored doubts of a marriage. And the redemptive power of literature...Julie Buxbaum, the acclaimed author of The Opposite of Love, delivers a haunting, gloriously written novel about love, family, and the secrets we hide from each other - and ourselves.

It happened on a tree-lined street in Notting Hill to a woman who seemed to have the perfect life. Ellie Lerner's best friend, Lucy, was murdered in front of her young daughter. And, as best friends do, Ellie dropped everything - her marriage, her job, her life in the Boston suburbs - to travel to London and pick up the pieces of Lucy's life. While Lucy's husband, Greg, copes with his grief by retreating into himself, eight-year-old Sophie has simply stopped speaking.

Desperate to help Sophie, Ellie turns to a book that gave her comfort as a child, The Secret Garden. As the two spend hours exploring the novel's winding passageways, its story of hurt, magic, and healing blooms around them. But so, too, do Lucy's secrets - some big, some small - secrets Lucy kept hidden, even from her best friend. Over a summer in London, as Ellie peels back the layers of her friend's life, she's forced to confront her own as well: the marriage she left behind, the loss she'd hoped to escape. And suddenly Ellie's carefully constructed existence is spinning out of control in a chain of events that will transform her life - and those around her - forever. A novel that will resonate in the heart of anyone who's had a best friend, a love lost, or a past full of regrets, After You proves once again the unique and compelling talent of Julie Buxbaum.

 
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Used availability for Julie Buxbaum's After You


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Hardback Editions

December 2011 : UK Hardback
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 1-4448-0901-6 / 978-1-4448-0901-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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September 2009 : USA Hardback
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-670-06683-4 / 978-0-670-06683-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking
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August 2009 : USA Hardback
Title: After You: A Novel
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-385-34124-5 / 978-0-385-34124-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Dial Press
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Paperback Editions

December 2015 : USA Paperback
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-7352-3249-0 / 978-0-7352-3249-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Penguin Canada
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January 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-553-81884-8 / 978-0-553-81884-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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June 2010 : UK Mass Market Paperback
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-14-305513-5 / 978-0-14-305513-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Canada
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June 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: After You: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle)
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-385-34125-3 / 978-0-385-34125-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dial Press Trade Paperback
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

September 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
ISBN: 0-593-05887-9 / 978-0-593-05887-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Press
Availability: Amazon UK   

Audio Editions

August 2009 : USA Audio edition
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
Publisher: Random House Audio
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Kindle Editions

July 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: After You
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
Publisher: Transworld Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   

August 2009 : USA Kindle edition
Title: After You: A Novel
Author(s): Julie Buxbaum
Publisher: The Dial Press
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