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  • ISBN: 9781988298252 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 305 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Calgary, Alberta : Freehand Books, 2018.

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"A hilarious portrait of a modern, mostly happy family, in all its glorious messiness. Meet the Figgs. June, the family’s matriarch, looks forward to a quiet retirement — if only she can get her three adult children to finally, finally, move out of the house. But her dreams are shattered when her son Derek unexpectedly becomes a single father. Now there’s a newborn baby at home, and Derek’s siblings are showing no sign of going anywhere either. In the midst of the chaos, June’s husband, Randy, has a shocking revelation. With family life flying fast and furious around her, June finds herself thinking about her parents — adoptive and biological. Where did she come from? Will her new grandson be traumatized without his mother? And why in the world are all the kids still at home, anyway?"-- Author's website.
Subject: Retirement > Fiction.
Dysfunctional families > Fiction.
Adult children living with parents > Fiction.
Adult children > Family relationships > Fiction.
Adultery > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Adoption > Fiction.
Canadian fiction.
Genre/Form: Domestic fiction.

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