Goldengrove: A Novel by Francine Prose

Goldengrove: A Novel

byFrancine Prose

Hardcover | September 16, 2008

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Goldengrove is an emotionally powerful novel about adolescent love and loss from Francine Prose, the New York Times bestselling author of Reading Like a Writer and A Changed Man. Focusing on a young girl facing the consequences of sudden loss after the death of her sister, this masterful coming-of-age work is radiant with the possibility of summer and charged by the restless sexual tension of teenage life.

About The Author

Francine Prose is the author of twenty works of fiction. Her novelA Changed Manwon the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, andBlue Angelwas a finalist for the National Book Award. Her most recent works of nonfiction include the highly acclaimedAnne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife, and theNew York TimesbestsellerReading Like a Writer....

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Title:Goldengrove: A NovelFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pages, 8.25 × 5.62 × 1.05 inPublished:September 16, 2008Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0066214114

ISBN - 13:9780066214115

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“...emotionally authentic...a ravishing novel of the mystery of death and life’s assertion.”