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A Change in Altitude

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Margaret and Patrick have been married just a few months when they set off on what they hope will be a great adventure-a year living in Kenya. Margaret quickly realizes there is a great deal she doesn't know about the complex mores of her new home, and about her own husband.

A British couple invites the newlyweds to join on a climbing expedition to Mount Kenya, and they eagerly agree. But during their harrowing ascent,

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With stunning language and striking emotional intensity, "A Change in Altitude" illuminates the inner landscape of a couple, the irrevocable impact of tragedy, and the elusive nature of forgiveness.

About the Author

Anita Shreve is the acclaimed author of 14 previous novels, including Testimony; The Pilot's Wife, which was a selection of Oprah's Book Club; and The Weight of Water, which was a finalist for England's Orange prize. She lives in Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316020718
Subtitle:
A Novel
Author:
Shreve, Anita
Publisher:
Back Bay Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
General Fiction
Publication Date:
20100504
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 x 1 in 0.68 lb

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