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Love and Shame and Love

Peter Orner


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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (11/13/2012)
Hardcover (11/7/2011)


Alexander Popper is four years old when his father throws him into Lake Michigan, telling him to sink or swim. The rest of the family also struggles to stay afloat. Covering four decades of Alexander's life, from childhood to romance to unexpected fatherhood, Orner illuminates the intricacies of love and shame that sometimes follows.

Thorndike Press, 9781410447067, 595pp.

Publication Date: April 6, 2012