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A series of novellas by bestselling Irish authors, curated by Patricia Scanlan for emerging adult readers.

The Second Child

The Second Child

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by John Boyne

Part of The Open Door series, an adult literacy series of novellas by well-known Irish authors.

A-format, paperback | 72pp | ISBN: 978-1-90549-482-8 | Release Date: Oktober 2008

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Alison Clark returns home to her father’s house in rural Wexford with her movie star boyfriend, Nick. It’s the first time she’s been home in years. Her father does not approve of her boyfriend or her pregnancy and Alison’s mother is struggling to keep them from fighting. There is a lot of tension in the house. Will father and daughter ever make up?