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Grown ups / Marian Keyes.

By: Keyes, MarianMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: [London, England] : Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 636 pages : genealogical table ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780718179755 (paperback)Other title: Grown-upsSubject(s): Brothers -- Fiction | Dysfunctional families -- Fiction | Family secrets -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Humorous fiction. DDC classification: 823.914 Summary: "They're a glamorous family, the Caseys. Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together - birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, weekends away. And they're a happy family. Johnny's wife, Jessie - who has the most money - insists on it. Under the surface, though, conditions are murkier. While some people clash, other people like each other far too much . . . Everything stays under control until Ed's wife Cara, gets concussion and can't keep her thoughts to herself. One careless remark at Johnny's birthday party, with the entire family present, starts Cara spilling out all their secrets. In the subsequent unravelling, every one of the adults finds themselves wondering if it's time - finally - to grow up?"-- Publisher's description.
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Fiction Davis (Central) Library
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Fiction Collection KEYE Checked out 17/02/2022 T00827853
Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection KEYE Available T00827888
Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection KEYE Available T00821996
Fiction Mobile Library
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Fiction Collection (New) KEYE Checked out 10/02/2022 T00821999
Fiction Rangiora Street Library
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Fiction Collection (New) KEYE Available T00821997

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The new classic from the queen of contemporary fiction

A brand-new book from the Number One bestselling author of The Break and The Woman Who Stole My Life

They're a glamorous family, the Caseys.

Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together - birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, weekends away. And they're a happy family. Johnny's wife, Jessie - who has the most money - insists on it.

Under the surface, though, conditions are murkier. While some people clash, other people like each other far too much . . .

Everything stays under control until Ed's wife Cara, gets concussion and can't keep her thoughts to herself. One careless remark at Johnny's birthday party, with the entire family present, starts Cara spilling out all their secrets.

In the subsequent unravelling, every one of the adults finds themselves wondering if it's time - finally - to grow up?

"They're a glamorous family, the Caseys. Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together - birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, weekends away. And they're a happy family. Johnny's wife, Jessie - who has the most money - insists on it. Under the surface, though, conditions are murkier. While some people clash, other people like each other far too much . . . Everything stays under control until Ed's wife Cara, gets concussion and can't keep her thoughts to herself. One careless remark at Johnny's birthday party, with the entire family present, starts Cara spilling out all their secrets. In the subsequent unravelling, every one of the adults finds themselves wondering if it's time - finally - to grow up?"-- Publisher's description.

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