The Joyous Season by Patrick Dennis

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An outrageously funny and razor-sharp look at family and marriage by the bestselling author of "Auntie Mame."

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PATRICK DENNIS, the author of "Auntie Mame," was the pen name of Edward Everett Tanner III, (1921-1976). One of the most eccentric, celebrated, and widely read writers of the 1950's and '60's, Tanner wrote sixteen novels, a majority of which were national bestsellers. "From the Trade Paperback edition.
Published August 1, 1992 by Buccaneer Books. 230 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Literature & Fiction, Children's Books. Fiction

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After Daddy's monumental Christmas hangover, Kerry and his 6-year-old sister, Missy, are slated to become children of Divorce.

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First published in 1964, the novel stars 10-year-old Kerry (""which is short for Kerrington, for cripes sake, spelled with a K and an E and not with a C and an A"") and his younger sister Missy New York sophisti-kids who move to Massachusetts after their parents decide to divorce on Christma...

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