Jane Hamilton, award-winning author of The Book of Ruth and A Map of the World brings us a rich and loving novel about a non-traditional family in the aftermath of a terrible accident.When Aaron Maciver’s beautiful young wife, Madeline, suffers a head injury in a bicycle crash, she is left with the mental capabilities of a six-year-old. In the years that follow, Aaron and his second wife care for Madeline with deep tenderness and devotion as they...
By Jane Hamilton
Paperback: 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor; Reprint edition (September 4, 2007)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.7 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 1324290
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I think this is a solid, thought-provoking, entertaining novel. It's a bit of a challenge to read, at first, as you acquaint yourself with the characters, especially with Madeline. As a reviewer of books about brain injury, I am always interested in