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Margaret Lawrence : Hearts and Bones
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Author: Margaret Lawrence
Title: Hearts and Bones
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Published in: English
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
Pages: 352
Date: 1997-10-01
ISBN: 0380788799
Publisher: Avon
Weight: 0.65 pounds
Size: 1.02 x 4.21 x 6.85 inches
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In an American nation newly born, in the killing freeze of merciless Maine winter, one remarkable woman--a midwife who helps bring life into this world--must now confront death in its most depraved and treacherous form. . .


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The physical and emotional scars of the Revolutionary War are an important part of this tremendous new first mystery -- the most exciting debut since Laurie R. King and The Beekeeper's Apprentice. Like King's Mary Russell, the heroine of Lawrence's book is an unconventional woman, unwilling to be forced into an historical mold. Hannah Trevor is a gifted, educated midwife who carries wisdom and sorrow with her in equal measures: one husband and three children dead, another daughter born out of wedlock and deaf. When a young woman is raped and murdered, leaving behind a note that implicates her daughter's father, Hannah is the only person in the small Maine town of Rufford with enough insight and experience to uncover the truth.
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