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The Turner House

(2015)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
National Book Award for Fiction Best Book (nominee)
A powerful, timely debut, The Turner House marks a major new contribution to the story of the American family.

The Turners have lived on Yarrow Street for over 50 years. Their house has seen 13 children grown and gone - and some returned; it has seen the arrival of grandchildren, the fall of Detroit's East Side, and the loss of a father. The house still stands despite abandoned lots, an embattled city, and the inevitable shift outward to the suburbs. But now, as ailing matriarch Viola finds herself forced to leave her home and move in with her eldest son, the family discovers that the house is worth just a 10th of its mortgage. The Turner children are called home to decide its fate and to reckon with how each of their pasts haunts - and shapes - their family's future.

Already praised by Ayana Mathis as "utterly moving," The Turner House brings us a colorful, complicated brood full of love and pride, sacrifice and unlikely inheritances. It's a striking examination of the price we pay for our dreams and futures and the ways in which our families bring us home.

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April 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 1-4104-8782-2 / 978-1-4104-8782-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
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March 2016 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Turner House (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 0-606-38001-9 / 978-0-606-38001-0 (USA edition)
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April 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 0-544-30316-4 / 978-0-544-30316-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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March 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 0-544-70516-5 / 978-0-544-70516-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mariner Books
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April 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 1-5046-1269-8 / 978-1-5046-1269-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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April 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Turner House: Library Edition
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 1-5046-1267-1 / 978-1-5046-1267-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio Inc
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April 2015 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
ISBN: 1-5046-1268-X / 978-1-5046-1268-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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April 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Turner House
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April 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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April 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Turner House
Author(s): Angela Flournoy
Publisher: Mariner Books
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