Life on the Refrigerator Door by Alice Kuipers
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Life on the Refrigerator Door
By Alice Kuipers

Life on the Refrigerator Door

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Life on the Refrigerator Door by Alice Kuipers

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Mom, I went to the store. See inside the fridge. I watered the plants. I cleaned out Peter's cage. I tidied the sitting room. And the kitchen. And I did the washing up. I'm going to bed. Your live-in servant, Claire. "Life on the Refrigerator Door" is told exclusively through notes exchanged by Claire and her mother, Elizabeth, during the course of a life-altering year. Their story builds to an emotional crescendo when Elizabeth is diagnosed with breast cancer. Stunningly sad but ultimately uplifting, this is a clever, moving, and original portrait of the relationship between a daughter and mother. It is about how we live our lives constantly rushing, and never making time for those we love. It is also an elegy to how much can be said in so few words, if only we made the time to say them.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780330456456
ISBN-10: 0330456458
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 130mm x mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Macmillan Children's Books
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Alice Kuipers

Alice Kuipers was born in London in 1979. She studied at Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan Universities. In 2003, she moved to Saskatoon, Canada, where she now lives with her partner, Yann Martel. This is her first novel.

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