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TitleApples never fall Liane Moriar
AuthorMoriarty, Liane,
CollectionAdult Fiction
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FIC MORT0755000367597Due on 12/3/2021

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781250220257 :
Personal Name Moriarty, Liane,
Title Statement Apples never fall / Liane Moriarty.
Edition Statement First U.S. edition.
Imprint New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2021.
Physical Description 467 pages ; 25 cm.
Summary, Etc. The Delaney family love one another dearly—it’s just that sometimes they want to murder each other . . . If your mother was missing, would you tell the police? Even if the most obvious suspect was your father? This is the dilemma facing the four grown Delaney siblings. The Delaneys are fixtures in their community. The parents, Stan and Joy, are the envy of all of their friends. They’re killers on the tennis court, and off it their chemistry is palpable. But after fifty years of marriage, they’ve finally sold their famed tennis academy and are ready to start what should be the golden years of their lives. So why are Stan and Joy so miserable? The four Delaney children—Amy, Logan, Troy, and Brooke—were tennis stars in their own right, yet as their father will tell you, none of them had what it took to go all the way. But that’s okay, now that they’re all successful grown-ups and there is the wonderful possibility of grandchildren on the horizon. One night a stranger named Savannah knocks on Stan and Joy’s door, bleeding after a fight with her boyfriend. The Delaneys are more than happy to give her the small kindness she sorely needs. If only that was all she wanted. Later, when Joy goes missing, and Savannah is nowhere to be found, the police question the one person who remains: Stan. But for someone who claims to be innocent, he, like many spouses, seems to have a lot to hide. Two of the Delaney children think their father is innocent, two are not so sure—but as the two sides square off against each other in perhaps their biggest match ever, all of the Delaneys will start to reexamine their shared family history in a very new light.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Families Fiction.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Missing persons Fiction.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Sibling rivalry Fiction.
Index Term-Genre/Form Domestic fiction.
Index Term-Genre/Form Novels.
Memorials Susan Mealy. Carol & David Richie, Jr. - 2021.

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