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  by A.M. Homes

category Literature & Fiction
ISBN: 0679742433
Books Registered: 5
BookCrossing Rating: Average 3 star rating by BookCrossing Members
Books in the Wild: 1
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No relationship is more charged than that between a psychotherapist and her patient—unless it is the relationship between a mother and her daughter. This disturbing literary thriller explores what happens when the line between those relationships blurs.

Jody Goodman enters psychotherapy with questions of career and love on her mind. But Claire Roth, her therapist, keeps changing the focus of their sessions to Jody's parentage—Jody was adopted; Claire gave up a baby for adoption who would now be exactly Jody's age. As the two women become increasingly involved, speculation turns into certainty, fantasy into fixation. Until suddenly it is no longer clear just which of them needs the other more—or with more terrifying consequences.


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Registered by pfrommma of Joliet, Illinois USA on Tuesday, February 24, 2004

Current status: travelling Average 3 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by wingwaterfallingwing of Raleigh, North Carolina USA on Friday, June 20, 2008

Current status: travelling Average 7 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by trekwoman of Los Angeles, California USA on Wednesday, December 31, 2008

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Registered by jazzy7112 of Kitchener, Ontario Canada on Thursday, February 21, 2008

Current status: to be read This book has not been rated.


Registered by wingbookstogivewing of Springville, Tennessee USA on Monday, February 20, 2012

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