Ever After : A Father's True Story (Paperback)

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Publisher Harpercollins
Mfg Part# 9781557048431
SKU 210896197
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1557048436
Release Date 8/5/2009
Dimensions (in Inches) 8.25H x 5.5L x 0.75T
"[Wharton's] beloved daughter lived in the banal, confusing and random place we call the world. And so to recapture her, he's recreated the place she sanctified. It's as if a prospector who had spent his career panning for gold, had stopped one day, looked upat the sky and realized that this too was a miracle, as was the cold water he stood in, ankle deep, the mud he washed away."
"With a fine eye, [Wharton] explores the anger in his grief, especially at the realization that no parent can keep a child safe forever. And when he describes viewing the remains of his loved ones..., he does so with a tenderness that vastly increases the horror....His testimony, this book istelf, is too passionate, brave and moving not to count as a victory, however hard-won."
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Annotation A memoir written by a novelist whose daughter, son-in-law, and two grandchildren died in a 22-car pile-up on Highway 5 in Oregon.
Editors Note Recounts the tragic deaths of the author's daughter, son-in-law, and two small children in a car accident that occurred as a result of bonfire smoke and describes how a "vision" he had three days later prompted Wharton to take legal action. By the author of Birdy. 50,000 first printing. IP.
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Number of Pages 0256
Publisher William Morrow & Company
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