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The Hope Chest



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Author
Shipman, Viola
Descriptors
Domestic Fiction
Loss
Memories
Single Mothers
Terminal Illnesses
Location/Setting:
Michigan
Time Period:
2010s
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Summary
ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) patient Mattie is approaching the end of her life and husband Don needs help in caring for her at home. Rose becomes Mattie's caregiver, and she and her daughter Jeri grow close to Don and Mattie. An old hope chest surfaces and Mattie relives important episodes in her life sharing details with Don, Rose and Jeri.
Critique
A sentimental sweet story.
ISBN
9781250105073
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# of Pages
306
Published
2017
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Reviewer's Initials: ED


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