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Cover of: The beach house | Mary Alice Monroe
About the Book

Known for her moving characters and emotional honesty, Mary Alice Monroe brings readers a beautifully rendered story that explores the fragile yet enduring bond between mothers and daughters.Caretta Rutledge thought she'd left her Southern roots and troubled family far behind. But an unusual request from her mother—coming just as her own life is spinning out of control—has Cara heading back to the scenic Lowcountry of her childhood summers. Before long, therhythms of the island open her heart in wonderful ways as she repairs the family beach house, becomes a bona fide "turtle lady" and renews old acquaintances long thought lost. But it is in reconnecting with her mother that she will learn life's mostprecious lessons—true love involves sacrifice, family is forever and the mistakes of the past can be forgiven.

5 editions First published in 2002

Edition Read Locate Buy
Cover of: The Beach House
The Beach House
2008, MIRA
Electronic resource in English
Cover of: The Beach House
The Beach House
May 1, 2006, Mira
Paperback in English
Cover of: The beach house
The beach house
2002, Thorndike Press
in English
Cover of: The beach house
The beach house
2002, Mira
in English
Cover of: The beach house
The beach house
2002, Mira
in English

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