Fortune's Daughter

Fortune's Daughter

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by Alice Hoffman
     
 

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This novel from the bestselling author of Practical Magic and Turtle Moon tells the story of two women—one young, unmarried, and far from home as she awaits the birth of her first child, the other a mother who lost her daughter long ago...  See more details below

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This novel from the bestselling author of Practical Magic and Turtle Moon tells the story of two women—one young, unmarried, and far from home as she awaits the birth of her first child, the other a mother who lost her daughter long ago...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780425168707
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
473,958
Product dimensions:
5.13(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.88(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Alice Hoffman is the author of fifteen novels: Blue Diary (2001), The River King (2000), Local Girls (1999), Here On Earth (1997), Practical Magic (1995), Second Nature (1994), Turtle Moon (1992), Seventh Heaven (1990), At Risk (1988), Illumination Night (1987), Fortune’s Daughter (1985), White Horses (1982), Angel Landing (1980), The Drowning Season (1979), and Property Of (1977). She is also the author of three children’s books: Aquamarine (2001), Horsefly (2000), and Fireflies (1997).

Born in New York City, and raised on Long Island, Hoffman graduated from Adelphi University and received an M.A. from Stanford University, where she was Mirrielees Fellow. She currently lives near Boston with her family and her dogs.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Boston, Massachusetts
Date of Birth:
March 16, 1952
Place of Birth:
New York, New York
Education:
B.A., Adelphi University, 1973; M.A., Stanford University, 1974
Website:
http://www.alicehoffman.com

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