Labour Day

Labour Day

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"Joyce Maynard is in top-notch form with Labor Day . Simply a novel you cannot miss."

-Jodi Picoult, New York Times bestselling author of My Sister's Keeper and Keeping Faith

"Maynard has created an ensemble of characters that will sneak into your heart, and warm it while it breaks."

- St. Petersburg Times

Joyce Maynard, acclaimed author of At Home in the World, is back with Labor Day. The unforgettable story of a mother and son forever changed during a long summer weekend when a mysterious man comes into their lives. Labor Day is "a sexy, page turning, poignant story" (Jane Hamilton, author of A Map of the World ) that "affirms Maynard's reputation as a master storyteller and shows her to be a passionate humanist with a gifted ear and heart" ( People)
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 152 x 226 x 24mm | 281.23g
  • WILLIAM MORROW
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Trade Paperback.
  • 0061920789
  • 9780061920783
  • 771,415

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"Joyce Maynard is in top-notch form with Labor Day . From the perfect pitch of a teenaged boy narrator to the eloquent message of how loneliness can bind people together, this is simply a novel you cannot miss." Jodi Picoult, New York Times bestselling author of My Sister's Keeper and Handle With Care
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29,034 ratings
3.56 out of 5 stars
5 15% (4,475)
4 39% (11,421)
3 34% (9,775)
2 9% (2,616)
1 3% (747)
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