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Paris in the present tense Mark Helprin.

By: Helprin, Mark [author.].
Edition: First edition.Description: 394 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781468314762; 1468314769.Subject(s): Terminally ill children -- Fiction | Families -- Fiction | Paris (France) -- FictionDDC classification: 813/.54 Summary: Jules is confronted headlong and all at once by a series of challenges to his principles, livelihood, and home, forcing him to grapple with his complex past and find a way forward. He risks fraud to save his terminally ill infant grandson, matches wits with a renegade insurance investigator, is drawn into an act of savage violence, and falls deeply, excitingly in love wit a young cellist a third his age. He forges a denouement that is staggering in its humanity, elegance, and truth.
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"A novel"--Cover.

Jules is confronted headlong and all at once by a series of challenges to his principles, livelihood, and home, forcing him to grapple with his complex past and find a way forward. He risks fraud to save his terminally ill infant grandson, matches wits with a renegade insurance investigator, is drawn into an act of savage violence, and falls deeply, excitingly in love wit a young cellist a third his age. He forges a denouement that is staggering in its humanity, elegance, and truth.

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