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The Resource The Perfect Mother

The Perfect Mother

Label
The Perfect Mother
Title
The Perfect Mother
Statement of responsibility
Aimee Molloy
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Language
eng
Summary
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE SUMMER—SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING SCANDAL'S KERRY WASHINGTONAn addictive psychological thriller about a group of women whose lives become unexpectedly connected when one of their newborns goes missing.A night out. A few hours of fun. That's all it was meant to be.They call themselves the May Mothers—a group of new moms whose babies were born in the same month. Twice a week, they get together in Brooklyn's Prospect Park for some much-needed adult time.When the women go out for drinks at the hip neighborhood bar, they want a fun break from their daily routine. But on this hot Fourth of July night, something goes terrifyingly wrong: one of the babies is taken from his crib. Winnie, a single mom, was reluctant to leave six-week-old Midas with a babysitter, but her fellow May Mothers insisted everything would be fine. Now he is missing. What follows is a heart-pounding race to find Midas, during which secrets are exposed, marriages are tested, and friendships are destroyed. Thirteen days. An unexpected twist. The Perfect Mother is a "true page turner." —B.A. Paris, author of Behind Closed Doors
Summary
A group of new moms who all gave birth in the month of May gather twice weekly at the park to offer support and companionship before one of the babies is shatteringly abducted, subjecting his traumatized mother to invasive questions and prompting the others to go to increasingly risky lengths to help. By a best-selling author. 200,000 first printing.
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  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2018
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018.
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10657932
Cataloging source
BT
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Molloy, Aimee
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
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ATLAS
Target audience
adult
Label
The Perfect Mother
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:89b7d94f-8959-43de-b6fe-71dffe272aa9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062696816
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Perfect Mother
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:89b7d94f-8959-43de-b6fe-71dffe272aa9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062696816
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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