Moon Women

Moon Women

Book - 2001
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In the lush North Carolina foothills, the Moon women have put down roots: matriarch Marvelle Moon, who's starting to lose her grip on the world after more than eighty years of life; her daughters, Ruth Ann and Cassandra; and Ruth Ann's nineteen-year-old daughter, Ashley, fresh out of rehab, unmarried, and three months pregnant.

Despite Ruth Ann's best efforts to live a life that's all her own, her family is coming together around her. First there's her womanizing ex-husband, who has been hovering again, dredging up the past. And then there's Ashley, who has spent nineteen years running furiously away from home, now finding herself on a strange journey with her unraveling grandmother. And Marvelle, slowly losing touch with reality, privately contemplating the story of her life and the secret that would change everything for everyone--if they only knew….
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2001.
ISBN: 9780440236481
Branch Call Number: DUN
Characteristics: 326 p.


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FavouriteFiction Oct 07, 2009

Three generations of Moon women come together in a time of trouble and one is keeping a secret that could change all their lives.


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