The last romantics : a novel / Tara Conklin.
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|Glenwood and Souris Regional Library||F CONKLIN 2019 (Text)||367640000144334||Adult Fiction||Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781443436304 (trade paperback)
- Physical Description: 354 pages ; 23 cm
- Edition: First Canadian edition.
- Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Harper Avenue, 
- Copyright: ©2019
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references.
When the renowned poet Fiona Skinner is asked about the inspiration behind her iconic work, The Love Poem, she tells her audience a story about her family and a betrayal that reverberates through time. It begins in a big yellow house with a funeral, an iron poker, and a brief variation forever known as the Pause: a free and feral summer in a middle-class Connecticut town. Caught between the predictable life they once led and an uncertain future that stretches before them, the Skinner siblings-- fierce Renee, sensitive Caroline, golden boy Joe and watchful Fiona-- emerge from the Pause staunchly loyal and deeply connected. Two decades later, the siblings find themselves once again confronted with a family crisis that tests the strength of these bonds and forces them to question the life choices they've made and ask what, exactly, they will do for love.
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