Fortune's Rocks

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Fortune's Rocks

By Anita Shreve; Michael Pietsch (Editor)

Back Bay Books, Hardcover, 9780316781015, 453pp.

Publication Date: May 11, 2004


Everywhere hailed for its emotional intensity and unflagging narrative momentum, this magnificent novel transports us to the turn of the twentieth century, to the world of a prominent Boston family summering on the New Hampshire coast, and to the social orbit of a spirited young woman who falls into a passionate, illicit affair with an older man, with cataclysmic results.