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Summer on the bluffs : a novel / Sunny Hostin with Veronica Chambers.

Hostin, Sunny, (author.). Chambers, Veronica, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library F HOSTIN JUN 2021 39851001595454 New Fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out 07/06/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062994172
  • ISBN: 0062994174
  • Physical Description: 385 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2021]

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Summary, etc.:
In the exclusive black beach community of Oak Bluffs on Martha's Vineyard, the three unofficial "goddaughters" of Amelia Vaux Tanner, successful women from different backgrounds, gather for one last summer together before Amelia moves to the south of France and gives her home to one of them.
The exclusive beach community of Oak Bluffs is a mecca for the crème de la crème of black society. Thirty years ago Amelia Vaux Tanner and her husband built Chateau Laveau, a house high on the bluffs. Ama's favorite guests have always been her three "goddaughters:" Esperanza "Perry" Soto, a talented Afro-Latina lawyer; Olivia Jones, a Wall Street analyst; and Billie Hayden, a marine biologist. This summer Ama, now nearing seventy-one, is moving to the south of France to reunite with her college sweetheart. She has invited Perry, Olivia, and Billy to spend one last golden summer together with her the way they did when they were kids. And when fall comes, she is going to give the house to one of them. And each wants the house. Desperately. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
African Americans > Massachusetts > Martha's Vineyard > Fiction.
Vacation homes > Fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Summer > Fiction.
Martha's Vineyard (Mass.) > Fiction.
Oak Bluffs (Mass.) > Fiction.
FICTION / African American & Black / Women.
FICTION / Family Life / Marriage & Divorce.
FICTION / Friendship.
African American women.
African Americans.
Massachusetts > Martha's Vineyard.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Martha's Vineyard (Mass.) > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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