Where Love Goes by Joyce Maynard

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From the author of To Die For comes this poignant, stirring, and occasionally hilarious story of a woman's attempt to remake her life after a searing divorce. Maynard's novel captures love as one approaches middle age in contemporary America.

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About Joyce Maynard

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Joyce Maynard has been a reporter for the New York Times, a magazine journalist, a radio commentator, and a syndicated columnist, as well as the author of six novels, including To Die For and Labor Day, and four books of nonfiction. Her bestselling memoir, At Home in the World, has been translated into eleven languages. Her previous novel, Labor Day, is being adapted for film by Academy Award-nominated director Jason Reitman. The mother of five children, she makes her home in Mill Valley, California.
Published March 2, 2011 by Vintage. 348 pages
Genres: Romance, Literature & Fiction, History, Political & Social Sciences. Fiction

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Maynard, long proclaimed by the media to be the spokesperson for the baby-boomer generation, may have finally grown into that role herein a novel about divorce, love, and raising children that hits home harder than anything she's pitched at us before (To Die For, 1992, etc.).

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of Where Love Goes

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Mating rituals among the middle-aged provide the focus for Maynard's latest.

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Maynard's precocious debut 23 years ago at age 18 was founded on unsparing commentary on contemporary American life--but the same reliance on pop culture and brand names reduces her new novel to a paean to the middlebrow.

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But when Claire meets Tim, a divorced father, things start looking up: He's a caring man who adores Claire and would like nothing better than to blend their families.

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