The Magic of Ordinary Days: A Novel

The Magic of Ordinary Days: A Novel

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by Ann Howard Creel
     
 

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The powerful story of one woman's passion in a world at war.

Olivia Dunne, a studious minister's daughter who dreams of becoming an archaeologist, never thought that the drama of World War II would affect her quiet life in Denver. But when an exhilarating flirtation reshapes her life, she finds herself in a rural Colorado outpost, married to a man she

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The powerful story of one woman's passion in a world at war.

Olivia Dunne, a studious minister's daughter who dreams of becoming an archaeologist, never thought that the drama of World War II would affect her quiet life in Denver. But when an exhilarating flirtation reshapes her life, she finds herself in a rural Colorado outpost, married to a man she hardly knows. Overwhelmed by loneliness, Olivia tentatively tries to establish a new life, finding muchneeded friendship and solace in two Japanese American sisters who are living at a nearby internment camp. When Olivia unwittingly becomes an accomplice to a crime and is faced with betrayal, she finally confronts her own yearnings and comes to understand what she truly believes about the nature of trust and love.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780143119951
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/30/2011
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
146,958
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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