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The night in question: stories

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A story of siblings and faith from short-story master Tobias Wolff

Frances has always been protective of her younger brother Frank. The children of a brutal father and a sick, defenseless mother, Frances fought to keep her brother safe. And throughout all of his adult failings—from drug addiction to near-fatal car crashes—she has stood by his side.

Now Frank has found religion. Standing in his crisp white shirt and restrictive tie, he’s eager to recount last Sunday’s sermon to his older sister. As the sermon unfolds, the father must make a terrible choice—one that cuts deep for Frances. Can she and her brother withstand these new challenges?

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9780679781554
9780307763747
9780747528364
9780679402183
9781482952988
148295298
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table_of_contents Bullet in the brain., Casualty --, Chain --, Firelight --, Flyboys --, Lady's dream --, Life of the body --, Migraine --, Mortals --, Night in question --, Other Miller --, Powder --, Sanity --, Smorgasbord --, Two boys and a girl --
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