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Flicker of Old Dreams : a Novel.

Author: Susan Henderson
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In Petroleum, a small Midwestern town, when an accident in the grain elevator killed a beloved high school athlete twenty years ago, the mill closed for good. The victim's younger brother, was widely blamed for the tragedy. Now, out of the blue, Robert has returned to care for his terminally ill mother. After Mary Crampton strikes up an unlikely friendship with him, shocking the locals, she finally begins to  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Henderson
ISBN: 9780062834072 006283407X
OCLC Number: 1017932840
Description: 320 pages


Finding fulfillment in her job as an embalmer in her father's small town mortuary, outsider Mary bonds with a villainized local who was blamed for a fatal accident twenty years earlier, a friendship  Read more...
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"The Flicker of Old Dreams is at once a vivid and wildly compelling study of small town American life and an intimate and incisive exploration of the human condition, from love to loss and Read more...

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