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Willa & Hesper / Amy Feltman.

Feltman, Amy, (author.).
Book Book (2019.)
Description: pages cm
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2019.
3 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 of 1 copy available at Wakefield. (Show preferred library)
1 current hold with 8 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Wakefield Adult NEW Fiction (Front Lobby) FICTION Feltman, A. (Text to Phone) Checked out 03/30/2019
Beverly Main NEW Fiction/ Feltman (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Fiction Fiction / Feltman, A. (Text to Phone) Checked out 03/29/2019
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) Fiction Feltman (Text to Phone) In process -
Salem Adult Fiction FIC/ FELTMAN (Text to Phone) Checked out 03/29/2019
Stoneham Adult Fiction FIC Feltman (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Raymond Room Fic Feltman, A. (Text to Phone) Checked out 03/12/2019
Winthrop Adult Fiction Fiction Feltman, A. (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781538712542 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1538712547 (hardcover)
  • Edition: First edition.
Summary:
A soul-piercing debut that explores the intertwining of past and present, queerness, and coming of age in uncertain times. Willa's darkness enters Hesper's light late one night in Brooklyn. Theirs is a whirlwind romance until Willa starts to know Hesper too well, to crawl into her hidden spaces, and Hesper shuts her out. She runs, following her fractured family back to her grandfather's hometown of Tbilisi, Georgia, looking for the origin story that he is no longer able to tell. But once in Tbilisi, cracks appear in her grandfather's history-and a massive flood is heading toward Georgia, threatening any hope for repair. Meanwhile, heartbroken Willa is so desperate to leave New York that she joins a group trip for Jewish twentysomethings to visit Holocaust sites in Germany and Poland, hoping to override her emotional state. When it proves to be more fraught than home, she must come to terms with her past-the ancestral past, her romantic past, and the past that can lead her forward.
Subject: Lesbians > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Alternate Title: Willa and Hesper
Citation: Feltman, Amy. "Willa & Hesper." New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2019.

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