The distance between us

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2008.
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When she rents out her attic apartment to a young college student, seventy-one-year-old Hester Parker, a music teacher and former concert pianist, finds an unlikely confidant who helps her reconnect with the outside world and reconcile with her family.
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9780758226969
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display_description Hester Parker resides in an elegant Victorian house in the town of Bolton, Illinois. At seventy-one, she is as brilliant and sharp-tongued as ever, capable of inspiring her music students to soaring heights or reducing them to tears with a single comment. But her wit can't hide the bitterness that comes with loss--the loss of her renowned violinist husband, Arthur Donovan, who left her for another woman, and the loss of her career as a concert pianist after injuring her wrist. When Hester decides to rent out the attic apartment to Alex, a young college student, she has no idea of the impact he will have on her life and her family. Over the course of one remarkable month, Hester will confront angry accusations, long-hidden jealousies, and the inescapable truth that tore her family apart and might, against all odds, help reconcile them again.
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subject_facet College students -- Fiction, Divorced women -- Family relationships -- Fiction, Divorced women -- Fiction, Mother and child -- Fiction
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