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Death in Summer
Death in Summer
Author: William Trevor
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ISBN-13: 9780140287820
ISBN-10: 0140287825
Publication Date: 10/1/1999
Pages: 224
Rating:
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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3.3 stars, based on 5 ratings
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Book Type: Paperback
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This is the story of a man who was married to a very kind woman whom he didn't love. When his wife died unexpectedly, his concerns are centered around finding a caretaker for their infant daughter. One of the applicants for the position becomes increasingly obsessed with this man and the lifestyle that his wealthy wife provided. His mother-in-law's solution to the caretaking problem propels the obsession to a dangerous level.
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This is the story of a man who was married to a very kind woman whom he didn't love. When his wife died unexpectedly, his concerns are centered around finding a caretaker for their infant daughter. One of the applicants for the position becomes increasingly obsessed with this man and the lifestyle that his wealthy wife provided. His mother-in-law's solution to the caretaking problem propels the obsession to a dangerous level.
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