Mountain Road Late At Night

Mountain Road  Late at Night
Publisher Pan Macmillan
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Category Fiction
Total Pages 256
ISBN 9781529002348
Rating 3/5 from 1 reviews
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'Through sharply drawn characters, Rossi achieves a clear-eyed and poignant view of a family in crisis' Sydney Morning Herald A fatal car crash. A young boy orphaned. Who should now become his parents? Nicholas and April are driving home from a party when their car crashes on an empty road high up in the Blue Ridge Mountains. As they lay on the roadside slowly dying, their four-year-old son, Jack, waits for them at home. In the days after their deaths, their grieving relatives begin to descend on the family home. There, they are forced to decide who will care for the child Nicholas and April left behind. Nicholas’s brother Nathaniel and his wife Stefanie aren’t ready to be parents, but Nicholas’s mother and father have issues of their own. And April’s mother Tammy is driving across the country to claim her grandson. Spanning a few traumatic days in the minds of each family member, this is a masterly portrait of grief, the pain of sudden loss and a family in utter crisis. Gripping, affecting and extremely accomplished, this unforgettable story asks one crucial question: what do you do when the worst happens?

Mountain Road  Late at Night
  • Author : Alan Rossi
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2020-02-06

'Through sharply drawn characters, Rossi achieves a clear-eyed and poignant view of a family in crisis' Sydney Morning Herald A fatal car crash. A young boy orphaned. Who should now become his parents? Nicholas and April are driving home from a party when their car crashes on an empty road

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South Mountain Road
  • Author : Hesper Anderson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2002-04-26

"My mother killed herself on the first day of spring." So begins South Mountain Road, Hesper Anderson's elegant, wrenching memoir of death and deception, family secrets and memories, and of a young girl's trauma of self-discovery. When Hesper Anderson, the daughter of famed Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Maxwell Anderson (What Price

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The Road
  • Author : Cormac McCarthy
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2007-03-20

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Incident on and Off a Mountain Road
  • Author : Joe R. Lansdale
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011

Easing her back against a tree trunk, she sat and listened, watching for that strange face, fearing it might abruptly burst through the limbs and brush, grinning its horrible teeth, or worse, that he might come up behind her, reach around the tree trunk with his knife and finish her

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
  • Author : Mark Haddon
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2004-05-18

A bestselling modern classic—both poignant and funny—about a boy with autism who sets out to solve the murder of a neighbor's dog and discovers unexpected truths about himself and the world. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Christopher John

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The Dharma Bums
  • Author : Jack Kerouac
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1971-05-27

Jack Kerouac’s classic novel about friendship, the search for meaning, and the allure of nature First published in 1958, a year after On the Road put the Beat Generation on the map, The Dharma Bums stands as one of Jack Kerouac's most powerful and influential novels. The story focuses on

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And the Mountains Echoed
  • Author : Khaled Hosseini
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2013-10-10

So, then. You want a story and I will tell you one... Afghanistan, 1952. Abdullah and his sister Pari live in the small village of Shadbagh. To Abdullah, Pari, as beautiful and sweet-natured as the fairy for which she was named, is everything. More like a parent than a brother, Abdullah

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The Dollmaker
  • Author : Nina Allan
  • Publisher : Other Press, LLC
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15

Named a Best Book of the Year by The Advocate and Tor.com A love story of two very real, unusual people, and a novel rich with wonders that shines a radically different light on society's marginal figures. Stitch by perfect stitch, Andrew Garvie makes exquisite dolls in the finest

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Go Tell It on the Mountain
  • Author : James Baldwin
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2013-09-17

In one of the greatest American classics, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves. With lyrical precision, psychological directness,

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There Must Be Some Mistake
  • Author : Frederick Barthelme
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07

A fiftyish graphic designer forced into retirement discovers, via a parade of unlikely events, that it may still be a lovely day in the neighborhood, by "the master of the low-key epiphany." (The New Yorker). Wallace Webster lives alone in Kemah, Texas at Forgetful Bay, a condo development where residents

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The Rift
  • Author : Nina Allan
  • Publisher : Titan Books (US, CA)
  • Release Date : 2017-07-11

Selena and Julie are sisters. As children they were closest companions, but as they grow towards maturity, a rift develops between them. There are greater rifts, however. Julie goes missing at the age of seventeen. It will be twenty years before Selena sees her again. When Julie reappears, she tells

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The Glass Castle
  • Author : Jeannette Walls
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2006-01-02

Journalist Walls grew up with parents whose ideals and stubborn nonconformity were their curse and their salvation. Rex and Rose Mary and their four children lived like nomads, moving among Southwest desert towns, camping in the mountains. Rex was a charismatic, brilliant man who, when sober, captured his children's imagination,

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Mountain Path
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989

Read online Mountain Path written by , published by which was released on 1989. Download full Mountain Path Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Brokeback Mountain
  • Author : Annie Proulx
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2005

The friendship between Ennis del Mar and Jack Twist, two cowboys, evolves into an intimate relationship while they are working together as a herder and camp tender, sharing a bond that spans many years and frequent separations.

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True Grizz
  • Author : Douglas H. Chadwick
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003

The author describes how a group of wildlife managers in Montana are training grizzly bears to survive by not inhabiting populated areas.

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