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An edition of We were the Mulvaneys (1996)

We were the Mulvaneys

1st Plume ed.

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Written in English

454 pages

A family of six disintegrates after a daughter is raped by a high-school student. It happens to the wealthy Mulvaneys in upstate New York. The disgrace--there is some question if it was rape--sends the father to drink and financial ruin, the girl leaves home, the others follow. By the author of What I Lived For.

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We Were the Mulvaneys
2008, Penguin Group USA, Inc.
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We Were the Mulvaneys
May 23, 2003, Barnes & Noble
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We were the Mulvaneys
2001, Fourth Estate
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We were the Mulvaneys
2001, Wheeler Pub.
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We were the Mulvaneys
1997, Plume
in English - 1st Plume ed.
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We were the Mulvaneys
1996, Dutton
in English
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We Were the Mulvaneys: An Oprah's Book Club Selection
March 1996, Recorded Books
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We were the Mulvaneys
1996, Plume
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We Were the Mulvaneys: Reading Group Guide (William Abrahams Book)
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We were the Mulvaneys
1996, Plume
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Work Description

We Were the Mulvaneys is the intricate story of close knit family in a close knit community and the unraveling of the Mulvaney family and their community after an act of sexual violence.

Edition Description

A family of six disintegrates after a daughter is raped by a high-school student. It happens to the wealthy Mulvaneys in upstate New York. The disgrace--there is some question if it was rape--sends the father to drink and financial ruin, the girl leaves home, the others follow. By the author of What I Lived For.

Table of Contents

Family pictures
"The Huntsman"
"The Pilgrim"
Hard reckoning.

Edition Notes

"A William Abrahams book."

"First Plume printing, September 1997"--T.p. verso.

Originally published as hbk.: New York : Dutton, 1996.

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Library of Congress
PS3565.A8 W4 1997

The Physical Object

Pagination
viii, 454 p. ;
Number of pages
454

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22859834M
Internet Archive
weweremulvaneys1997oate
ISBN 10
0452282829
Library Thing
18375
Goodreads
5204

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