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Commonwealth

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by Ann Patchett

One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating’s christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny’s mother, Beverly—thus setting in motion the dissolution of their marriages and the joining of two families.

Spanning five decades, Commonwealth explores how this chance encounter reverberates through the lives of the four parents and six children involved. Spending summers together in Virginia, the Keating and Cousins children forge a lasting bond that is based on a shared disillusionment with their parents and the strange and genuine affection that grows up between them.

When, in her twenties, Franny begins an affair with the legendary author Leon Posen and tells him about her family, the story of her siblings is no longer hers to control. Their childhood becomes the basis for his wildly successful book, ultimately forcing them to come to terms with their losses, their guilt, and the deeply loyal connection they feel for one another.

Told with equal measures of humor and heartbreak, Commonwealth is a meditation on inspiration, interpretation, and the ownership of stories. It is a brilliant and tender tale of the far-reaching ties of love and responsibility that bind us together.


Hardcover, 336 pages
Expected publication: September 13th 2016 by Harper
Original Title : Commonwealth
ISBN : 0062491792 (ISBN13: 9780062491794)
Edition Language : English


 

Commonwealth : A Novel


Author is : Ann Patchett
Publisher is : no defined
release : 2016
genre :
isbn_10 : 9780062572097
isbn_13 : 0062572091

Commonwealth :


Author is : Ann Patchett
Publisher is : HarperCollins
release : 2016-09-13
genre : Fiction
isbn_10 : 0062491814
isbn_13 : 9780062491817

Commonwealth :


Author is : Ann Patchett
Publisher is : no defined
release : 2016-08-24
genre :
isbn_10 : 9781408880395
isbn_13 : 1408880393

Commonwealth :


Author is : Michael Hardt
Publisher is : Harvard University Press
release : 2009-10-01
genre : Political Science
isbn_10 : 0674053966
isbn_13 : 9780674053960

Education in the Commonwealth : The First Forty Years : from Oxford to Halifax and Beyond


Author is : Commonwealth Secretariat
Publisher is : Commonwealth Secretariat
release : 2003
genre : Social Science
isbn_10 : 9780850926927
isbn_13 : 0850926920

Constitutional Change in the Commonwealth :


Author is : Leslie Zines
Publisher is : Cambridge University Press
release : 1991-06-28
genre : Law
isbn_10 : 9780521400398
isbn_13 : 0521400392

Cicero: On the Commonwealth and On the Laws :


Author is : Marcus Tullius Cicero
Publisher is : Cambridge University Press
release : 1999-12-09
genre : History
isbn_10 : 9780521459594
isbn_13 : 0521459591

The Commonwealth : A Family of Nations


Author is : Liz Paren
Publisher is : Commonwealth Secretariat
release : 2003
genre : Education
isbn_10 : 9780850927535
isbn_13 : 0850927536

Caribbean Issues and Developments : Teacher Education in the Commonwealth


Author is : Commonwealth Secretariat
Publisher is : Commonwealth Secretariat
release : 1996-01-01
genre : Distance education
isbn_10 : 9780850924602
isbn_13 : 085092460X

Commonwealth: a history of the British Commonwealth of Nations :


Author is : Hessel Duncan Hall
Publisher is : Van Nostrand Reinhold Company
release : 1971
genre : Computers
isbn_10 :
isbn_13 : UCAL:$B748093

On the Commonwealth :


Author is : Marcus Tullius Cicero
Publisher is : Lulu.com
release : 1974
genre :
isbn_10 : 1387338471
isbn_13 : 9781387338474

Gender and Human Rights in the Commonwealth : Some Critical Issues for Action in the Decade 2005-2015


Author is : Commonwealth Secretariat
Publisher is : Commonwealth Secretariat
release : 2004
genre : Political Science
isbn_10 : 9780850928082
isbn_13 : 0850928087

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