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House Broken



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Author
Yoerg, Sonja Ingrid
Descriptors
Abuse
Alcoholism
First Novels
Mothers and Daughters
Secrets
Veterinarians
Location/Setting:
California
Time Period:
2010s
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Summary
Veterinarian and animal behaviorist Geneva Novak takes her mother home to recuperate after a serious car accident. Geneva and her mother, Helen, have always had a strained relationship. Paul, Geneva’s husband, hopes that this time together will begin to repair the relationship between mother and daughter. Geneva is concerned about her two teenage children, Charlie and Ella, having their alcoholic grandmother around them. As time goes on, the painful truth about Geneva’s father and siblings unfold.
Critique
Narrated in alternating chapters by Geneva, Ella, and Helen, long kept family secrets are finally revealed.
ISBN
9780451472137
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# of Pages
325
Published
2015
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Reviewer's Initials: ED


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