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The Resource This Picture of You

This Picture of You

Label
This Picture of You
Title
This Picture of You
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Hopkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A family drama with the page-turning power of a suspense thriller, This Picture of You is a book I read in one sitting. I had other things to do, but I couldn't get away.' MALCOLM KNOX, author of The LifeMartin and Maggie, a judge and an artist, have forged a life together for thirty-seven years. They have a son who is a successful lawyer and a grandson to dote on. Life is good, comfortable, familiar.But one day Martin leaves a family lunch and drives to a suburb miles away, to a particular house in a particular street, where an accident triggers a chain of events. No one knows why he was there - not even Martin himself - and as his mind starts unravelling, it is left to Maggie to discover what in Martin's past is troubling him, and where it is going to take them.While Maggie pieces together the events leading up to the accident, Martin takes refuge in a single memory, a night in New York almost forty years ago - the night he and Maggie met. As Martin's mind spirals inward, the fabric that has been holding his lifetime of secrets at bay begins to fray. In his efforts to protect his family from the mistakes in his past, has Martin damned his son to the fate of repeating them?This Picture of You is a searing story of love and betrayal, a gripping portrait of a family and the history that threatens to tear it apart at the seams
Summary
Martin and Maggie have been together for thirty-seven years. He is a judge and she is a painter. They have a high-flying lawyer son and a much loved grandson. Life is good, comfortable, familiar...But one day Martin leaves a family lunch and takes his son's car, driving to a suburb miles away, where he has an accident. No one knows why he was there, not even Martin himself, whose mind starts unravelling. It's clear to Maggie that something from Martin's past is troubling him greatly, and she resolves to find out what it was that drew him there, to that particular street..
Storyline
Pace
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Character
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10446830
Cataloging source
BVISBN
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1969-
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Hopkins, Sarah
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
This Picture of You
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b8e1e199-c4da-4225-97e9-5c8ad369784f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781743437001
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
This Picture of You
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b8e1e199-c4da-4225-97e9-5c8ad369784f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781743437001
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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