Eden

A Novel

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Publisher Description

2017 Beverly Hills Book Award Winner in New Fiction


2017 Beverly Hills Book Award Winner in Women's Fiction


2018 IBPA Ben Franklin Finalist in Best New Voices: Fiction





Becca Meister Fitzpatrick—wife, mother, grandmother, and pillar of the community—is the dutiful steward of her family’s iconic summer tradition . . . until she discovers her recently deceased husband squandered their nest egg. As she struggles to accept that this is likely her last season in Long Harbor, Becca is inspired by her granddaughter’s boldness in the face of impending single-motherhood, and summons the courage to reveal a secret she was forced to bury long ago: the existence of a daughter she gave up fifty years ago. The question now is how her other daughter, Rachel—with whom Becca has always had a strained relationship—will react.



Eden is the account of the days leading up to the Fourth of July weekend, as Becca prepares to disclose her secret and her son and brothers conspire to put the estate on the market, interwoven with the century-old history of Becca’s family—her parents’ beginnings and ascent into affluence, and her mother’s own secret struggles in the grand home her father named “Eden.”

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2017
May 2
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
336
Pages
PUBLISHER
She Writes Press
SELLER
Ingram DV LLC
SIZE
8.4
MB

Customer Reviews

BookLover1014 ,

This Book is Epic!

Never before in my life have I been taken on a journey like this. Eden is exquisite and moving, relateable and ambitious. Blasberg's prose is simply marvelous and she was an all-time class act when I attended her reading in Harvard Square. Couldn't be more excited for her next book.

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