To The Birdhouse

Paperback | February 1, 2011

byCathleen Schine

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Newlywed Alice Brody appears to have the perfect life. The one fly in the ointment is her mother''s detestable boyfriend, Louie Scifo: champion of incredibly bad taste and a bona fide stalker. After Alice''s mother cuts him loose, Louie''s determination to win back her love casts Alice''s whole family into disarray. So Alice embarks on a mission to rid her mother of Louie once and for all, in this rambunctious comedy of manners that is at once "dizzying, hilarious, authentic, and original" (Washington Post Book World).

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Newlywed Alice Brody appears to have the perfect life. The one fly in the ointment is her mother's detestable boyfriend, Louie Scifo: champion of incredibly bad taste and a bona fide stalker. After Alice's mother cuts him loose, Louie's determination to win back her love casts Alice's whole family into disarray. So Alice embarks on a mission to rid her mother of Louie once and for all, in this ra...

Cathleen Schine is the author of The Three Weissmanns of Westport, The New Yorkers and The Love Letter, among other novels. She has contributed to The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, and The New York Times Book Review.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.65 inPublished:February 1, 2011Publisher:PicadorLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0312555091

ISBN - 13:9780312555092

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