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Descendants

Descendants

Author: Kaui Hart Hemmings
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Description

Now a major motion picture starring George Clooney.


A descendant of one of Hawaii's largest landowners, Matt King finds his luck changed when his fun-loving, flighty wife Joanie falls into a coma, victim of a boating accident. Matt is left in sole charge of his two daughters, teenage ex-model and recovering drug addict Alex, and Scottie, a feisty ten-year-old. And then Matt discovers Joanie has been having an affair. Deciding to seek out Joanie's lover so that he too has a chance to say his goodbyes, Matt takes to the road with his daughters on a memorable journey of painful revelations and unexpected humour...

Author description

Kaui Hart Hemmings is the author of the critically acclaimed short-story collection House of Thieves. Her writing has appeared in Zoetrope, Best New American Voices 2006, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2004. Hemmings grew up in Hawaii and lives with her husband and daughter in San Francisco.

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General Fields

  • : 9780099570240
  • : penguin random house
  • : Vintage
  • : December 2011
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Movie
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 304
  • : Kaui Hart Hemmings
  • : Paperback