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The Island

The Island

A Novel

From New York Times bestseller Elin Hilderbrand, a new novel set on Tuckernuck, a tiny island off the coast of Nantucket.

Four women-a mother, her sister, two grown daughters-head to Tuckernuck for a retreat, hoping to escape their troubles. Intead, they find only drama, secrets, and life-changing revelations.

Praise for A Summer Affair:

“Hilderbrand’s seventh is voyeuristic fun.”-People
“A star-crossed love affair; a former rock star; a high-stakes benefit gala; plenty of steam.”-Redbook (“7 Great Summer Reads” – June 2008)

“Claire’s a great character.”-Entertainment Weekly

“This story of one woman’s midlife crisis is an emotional and heartfelt journey. It’s a captivating tale of heartache, happiness, confusion and love.”-Romantic Times BOOKclub magazine
“A gem of a summer read with a glamorous location, elite lifestyle, and Hilderbrand’s appealing take on the constant stress that fills the lives of women everywhere.”-Booklist

Claire’s walk on the dark side is pure voyeuristic fun…A perfect summer cocktail of sex, sun and scandal.”Kirkus Reviews

“Characters are as complex and fragile as glassblowing artist Claire’s creations in Hilderbrand’s latest Nantucket tale….this mom-lit novel stand(s) out from the pack.”-Library Journal

“Hilderbrand keeps a lot of balls in the air….[and] keeps readers entertained.”-Publishers Weekly
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Genre: Fiction / Fiction / Contemporary Women

On Sale: July 6th 2010

Price: $37.99

Page Count: 624

ISBN-13: 9780316085137

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