Fly away home: [a novel]
Sometimes all you can do is fly away home . . . When Sylvie Serfer met Richard Woodruff in law school, she had wild curls, wide hips, and lots of opinions. Decades later, Sylvie has remade herself as the ideal politicians wifeher hair dyed and straightened, her hippie-chick wardrobe replaced by tailored knit suits. At fifty-seven, she ruefully acknowledges that her job is staying twenty pounds thinner than she was in her twenties and tending to her husband, the senator. Lizzie, the Woodruffs younger daughter, is at twenty-four a recovering addict, whose mantra HALT (Hungry? Angry? Lonely? Tired?) helps her keep her life under control. Still, trouble always seems to find her. Her older sister, Diana, an emergency room physician, has everything Lizzie failed to achievea husband, a young son, the perfect homeand yet shes trapped in a loveless marriage. With temptation waiting in one of the ERs exam rooms, she finds herself craving more. After Richards extramarital affair makes headlines, the three women are drawn into the painful glare of the national spotlight. Once the press conference is over, each is forced to reconsider her life, who she is and who she is meant to be. Written with an irresistible blend of heartbreak and hilarity, Fly Away Home is an unforgettable story of a mother and two daughters who after a lifetime of distance finally learn to find refuge in one another.
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|Grouping Title||fly away home|
|Grouping Author||jennifer weiner|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2021-03-01 02:27:03AM|
|Last Indexed||2021-03-01 03:04:05AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||none|
|auth_author2||Light, Judith, 1949-|
Simon & Schuster Audio (Firm)
Sometimes all you can do is fly away home . . .
|itype_catalog||Adu CD/Spoken Word|
Adu Large Print
|local_callnumber_catalog||CD FICTION Weiner, J.|
FICTION Weiner, J.
LARGE PRINT FICTION Weiner, J.
|owning_library_catalog||Sacramento Public Library|
Large type books
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
Politicians -- Fiction
Politicians -- United States -- Fiction
Politicians' spouses -- Fiction
Sex scandals -- Fiction
|title_display||Fly away home : a novel|
|title_full||Fly Away Home|
Fly Away Home A Novel
Fly away home : a novel / by Jennifer Weiner
Fly away home [electronic resource] / Jennifer Weiner
Fly away home [sound recording]: [a novel] / Jennifer Weiner
Fly away home [text (large print)] / Jennifer Weiner
|title_short||Fly away home|
Mothers and daughters