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Over the fence / Mary Monroe.

Monroe, Mary (author.).
Book Book (2019.)
Description: 326 pages ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Dafina Books/Kensington Books, 2019.
0 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 current hold with 4 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New FICTION/ Monroe (Text to Phone) Checked out 05/31/2019
Lynn Adult New Fiction Fiction/ Monroe (Text to Phone) On holds shelf -
Peabody Main Adult New Fiction NEW Fiction/ Monroe (Text to Phone) Checked out 05/30/2019
Wakefield Adult NEW Fiction (Front Lobby) FICTION Monroe, M. (Text to Phone) Checked out 06/11/2019

  • ISBN: 1496716140 :
  • ISBN: 9781496716149 :
  • Edition: First Kensington hardcover edition.
General Note: Includes a reading group guide, with discussion questions, and an excerpt from One house over.
Summary: Bootlegging was Milton and Yvonne Hamilton's ticket out of poverty, prison time, and plain bad luck. Now they've moved on--to a bigger, richer pool of clientele--right in their own respectable new middle-class backyard. And their growing friendship with seemingly-perfect couple Joyce and Odell Watson is proving golden in more ways than one. As Milton soon learns, Odell is hiding an outside family and dubious business dealings. It's the perfect recipe for a blackmail scheme that will help Milton hide his own dirty secrets--even from Yvonne. Better yet, he can take ever more dangerous risks to ace out his liquor-smuggling rivals--and add a lucrative temptation to his illicit services. And Yvonne, emboldened by her husband's new gravy train, delights in tormenting Joyce about everything the snobbish matron doesn't have--especially children. But even a winning hand can be played too far. Pushed past their limits, Odell and Joyce will play on Milton's careless boasting--to get him and Yvonne out of their lives for good. And soon, a devastating frame-up will plunge one couple into a living nightmare--and set the stage for explosive retribution.
Citation: Monroe, Mary. "Over the fence." New York, NY : Dafina Books/Kensington Books, 2019.
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