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The last romantics: a novel
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New York, NY : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019].
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495 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
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When the renowned poet Fiona Skinner is asked about the inspiration behind her iconic work, The Love Poem, she tells her audience a story about her family and a betrayal that reverberates through time. It begins in a big yellow house with a funeral, an iron poker, and a brief variation forever known as the Pause: a free and feral summer in a middle-class Connecticut town. Caught between the predictable life they once led and an uncertain future that stretches before them, the Skinner siblingsfierce Renee, sensitive Caroline, golden boy Joe and watchful Fionaemerge from the Pause staunchly loyal and deeply connected. Two decades later, the siblings find themselves once again confronted with a family crisis that tests the strength of these bonds and forces them to question the life choices they've made and ask what, exactly, they will do for love.

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Large print ed., First HarperLuxe edition.
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English
ISBN:
9780062887542, 0062887548

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When the renowned poet Fiona Skinner is asked about the inspiration behind her iconic work, The Love Poem, she tells her audience a story about her family and a betrayal that reverberates through time. It begins in a big yellow house with a funeral, an iron poker, and a brief variation forever known as the Pause: a free and feral summer in a middle-class Connecticut town. Caught between the predictable life they once led and an uncertain future that stretches before them, the Skinner siblingsfierce Renee, sensitive Caroline, golden boy Joe and watchful Fionaemerge from the Pause staunchly loyal and deeply connected. Two decades later, the siblings find themselves once again confronted with a family crisis that tests the strength of these bonds and forces them to question the life choices they've made and ask what, exactly, they will do for love.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Conklin, T. (2019). The last romantics: a novel. Large print ed. New York, NY: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Conklin, Tara. 2019. The Last Romantics: A Novel. New York, NY: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Conklin, Tara, The Last Romantics: A Novel. New York, NY: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2019.

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Conklin, Tara. The Last Romantics: A Novel. Large print ed. New York, NY: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2019. Print.

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