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At the far end of nowhere / Christine Davis Merriman.

By: Merriman, Christine Davis.
Publisher: Brattleboro, Vermont : Green Writers Pr., 2018Description: 249 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780998701288 .Report number: BN-Fall 18Subject(s): Fathers and daughters -- Fiction | Families -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction.Summary: When Lissa is twelve, her mother dies from breast cancer, and the reclusive old watchmaker, her father, 84 years old, must oversee his daughter’s coming of age. Faced with the loneliness of celibacy, the vulnerability of old age, and the responsibility of supporting two young children, Stouten remains determined to protect his beloved daughter from all harm. As Lissa matures, Stouten’s authority becomes increasingly restrictive.
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When Lissa is twelve, her mother dies from breast cancer, and the reclusive old watchmaker, her father, 84 years old, must oversee his daughter’s coming of age. Faced with the loneliness of celibacy, the vulnerability of old age, and the responsibility of supporting two young children, Stouten remains determined to protect his beloved daughter from all harm. As Lissa matures, Stouten’s authority becomes increasingly restrictive.

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