Bird in hand: A Novel
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train, and the critically acclaimed author of The Way Life Should Be, comes a novel about the choices we make, how they shape our lives, and how they can change them forever&;includes a special PS section featuring insights, interviews, and more.
Four people, two marriages, one lifelong friendship: Everything is about to change.
It was dark. It was raining.  It was just an accident.  On the drive home from a rare evening out, Alison collides with another car running a stop sign, and&;just like that&;her life turns upside down.
When she calls her husband from the police station, his accusatory tone reveals cracks in their relationship she&;d never noticed were there. Now she notices everything. And she begins to realize that the life she carefully constructed for herself is as tenuous as a house of cards. Exquisitely written, powerful, and thrilling, Bird in Hand is a novel about love and friendship and betrayal, and about the secrets we tell ourselves and each other.
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|Grouping Title||bird in hand|
|Grouping Author||christina baker kline|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2021-01-18 04:51:36AM|
|Last Indexed||2021-01-18 05:06:43AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||none|
|author||Christina Baker Kline|
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|available_at_addison||Addison Public Library|
|detailed_location_addison||2nd Floor- Adult Books|
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|display_description||It was an accident. It was dark, it was raining, Alison had only had two drinks. And the other car ran the stop sign. But Alison finds herself trapped under the crushing weight of grief and guilt, feeling increasingly estranged from her husband Charlie, who has his own burdens.|
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|owning_library_addison||Addison Public Library|
|owning_location_addison||Addison Public Library|
Friendship -- Fiction
Marriage -- Fiction
|title_display||Bird in hand|
|title_full||Bird in Hand A Novel|
Bird in hand / Christina Baker Kline
Bird in hand [electronic resource] / Christina Baker Kline
|title_short||Bird in hand|