The Problem With Murmur Lee

The Problem With Murmur Lee

A Novel

Book - 2004
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"As a new year dawns over the island of Iris Haven, Murmur Lee Harp and her lover, Billy, go for a romantic sail without a care in the world. The evening comes to an abrupt halt when Murmur Lee discovers that she has drowned - but by whose hand? - in the Iris Haven river." "Grief-stricken and haunted by the mysteries surrounding her death, Murmur Lee's circle of friends set out to discover what really happened to her, and in the process they learn as much about her failings and triumphs as their own. After years of self-exile in the North, Charlee Mudd returns to set her best friend's affairs in order, only to confront her own ghosts. Edith Piaf, a former marine whose sex change at the age of sixty-two Murmur Lee supported unquestioningly, must find the confidence to carry on without the encouragement of her friend. Lonely widower Dr. Zachary Klein plummets into the depths of depression at the loss of the second woman he has ever loved. As for Murmur Lee - who lived her entire life on an island named by her great-great-grandfather in honor of the Greek goddess who receives the souls of dying women - in death she experiences her own journey as she is plunged into her familial past and discovers the truth about who she really is."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Publisher: New York : Doubleday : 2004
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780385499811
0385499817
Characteristics: x, 209 p. ; 25 cm

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