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Giant's House, the (1996) [Novel]
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The year is 1950, and in a small town on Cape Cod twenty-six-year-old librarian Peggy Cort feels like love and life have stood her up. Until the day James Carlson Sweatt--the "over-tall" eleven-year-old boy who's talk of the town-walks into her library and changes her life forever. Two misfits whose lonely paths cross at the circulation desk, Peggy and James are odd candidates for friendship, but nevertheless they find their lives entwined in ways that neither one could have predicted. And as James grows--six foot five at age twelve, then seven feet, then eight--so does Peggy's heart and their most singular romance.

Original title: The Giant's House
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

This work is excerpted in the following works :
     Magic & Madness in the Library (1999) [Anthology]
      Authors: Aldous Huxley , Stephen King , Ray Bradbury , Miguel de Cervantes , Jonathan Swift , Jules Verne , Edith Wharton , Virginia Woolf , Voltaire , Umberto Eco , Jorge Luis Borges , Washington Irving , Donald Olson , Edmund (Lester) Pearson , Elizabeth McCracken , Edward Bellamy , George Crabbe

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Giant's House, the (1996)
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Language: English

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Giant's House, the (1996)

ISBN: 0224044044

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