Leaving the World by Douglas Kennedy
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Leaving the World Summary
Paperback Original. On the night of her thirteenth birthday, Jane Howard made a vow to her warring parents: she would never get married, and she would never have children.
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"Episodically structured yet with a strong narrative drive, this is a book with lasting impact: powerful, provocative, and tender." - Publishers Weekly
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Douglas Kennedy Author Biography
Douglas Kennedy is the author of eleven novels, including the international bestseller Leaving the World and The Moment. His most recent novel is Five Days (2013). His work has been translated into 22 languages, and in 2007 he received the French decoration of Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He has two children and now divides his time between London, Paris, Berlin and Maine.
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