Between Here and April

Between Here and April

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by Deborah Copaken Kogan
     
 

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When a deep-seated memory suddenly surfaces, Elizabeth Burns becomes obsessed with the long-ago disappearance of her childhood friend April Cassidy. Driven to investigate, Elizabeth discovers a thirty-five-year-old newspaper article revealing the details that had been hidden from her as a child—shocking revelations about April's mother, Adele.

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When a deep-seated memory suddenly surfaces, Elizabeth Burns becomes obsessed with the long-ago disappearance of her childhood friend April Cassidy. Driven to investigate, Elizabeth discovers a thirty-five-year-old newspaper article revealing the details that had been hidden from her as a child—shocking revelations about April's mother, Adele.

Elizabeth, now herself a mother, seeks out anyone who might help piece together the final months, days, and hours of this troubled woman's life, but the answers yield only more questions. And those questions lead back to Elizabeth's own life: her own compromised marriage, her increasing self-doubt and dissatisfaction, and finally, a fearsome reckoning with what it means to be a wife and mother.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781616200213
Publisher:
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Publication date:
11/03/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
506,384
File size:
2 MB

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Meet the Author

Deborah Copaken Kogan is the author of Shutter-babe, the bestselling memoir of her years as a war photographer. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, O: The Oprah Magazine, Paris Match, Newsweek, Time, Elle, L'Express, and PHOTO, and on The Today Show, ABC News, Dateline NBC, and CNN. She lives in New York with her husband and three children.

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Between Here and April 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
lsuworm More than 1 year ago
I was into this book from the very beginning. It kept me involved with the characters and the story.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I loved this book. I have read it twice and plan on reading it more. Certainly one of my favorites. It kinda makes you step back and look at your own life.