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Crossroads / Belva Plain.

By: Plain, Belva, 1915-2010 [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2008Description: 322 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780340734803 (hbk.); z9780385336840 (hbk.); 0385336845 (hbk.); 9780340980873.Subject(s): Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Adopted children -- Fiction | Married people -- Fiction | New England -- Fiction | Family -- Fiction | Domestic fictionDDC classification: 813/.54 Summary: The owner of a New England glassworks company, widow Cassie Wright struggles to raise her surviving child, Gwen, in the face of unbearable tragedy, but as Gwen blossoms into an independent young woman, dissention drives the two apart, until Gwen has her own child, a little girl who reunites the estranged family.
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<p>Gwen Wright has grown up in a world of privilege and opportunity as the adopted daughter of a powerful woman. Jewel Fairbanks has grown up with nothing. From the moment they meet, beautiful, conniving Jewel envies Gwen, who seems to have everything Jewel wants. The two couldn't be more different, but their lives will soon become inextricably intertwined.</p> <br> <br> <p>Both will marry - but to profoundly different men. And when Gwen's husband, the honest and hard-working Stan, makes a shocking discovery about the husband who has given Jewel everything she desires, a tangled drama of greed, jealousy, and betrayal will encircle both couples.</p>

The owner of a New England glassworks company, widow Cassie Wright struggles to raise her surviving child, Gwen, in the face of unbearable tragedy, but as Gwen blossoms into an independent young woman, dissention drives the two apart, until Gwen has her own child, a little girl who reunites the estranged family.

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A tragic accident leaves widow Jean Wright raising her infant granddaughter and facing more than just generational differences in a small New England town. Simultaneous Delacorte hardcover. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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