Light on Snow

by Anita Shreve

Publisher: Back Bay Books

Written in English
Cover of: Light on Snow | Anita Shreve
Published: Pages: 336 Downloads: 583
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Subjects:

  • Literary,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Popular American Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Abandoned children,
  • Forgiveness,
  • Foundlings,
  • New England
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9858841M
ISBN 100316010677
ISBN 109780316010672

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Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Discussion Questions Light on Snow. by Anita Shreve. Nicky notes near the beginning of Light on Snow that her father actively avoids.

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Light on Snow Book Summary and Study Guide. Anita Shreve Booklist Anita Shreve Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Light on Snow; Nicky Dillon was sad when her family was torn apart.

She and her family relocated from New York to New Hampshire to escape the tragic event that happened back in New York. They make an unexpected. by Anita Shreve, reviewed & recommended. Numbed by unbearable grief after the tragic accidental death of his wife and small daughter, Robert Dillon’s instinctive response is withdrawal.

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