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Delinsky, Barbara.
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Publication Information:
Don Mills, Ontario, Canada : MIRA, [1999]

Physical Description:
443 pages ; 21 cm
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"Crosslyn Rise trilogy."--Cover.

Originally published separately in 1990.
The dream -- The dream unfolds -- The dream comes true.
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Central Library X Adult Fiction Central Closed Stacks
Angola Public Library X Adult Fiction Open Shelf

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For five generations, Crosslyn Rise has been home to one of Massachusetts's finest families. But time and neglect have taken their toll on the estate. These three stories--The Dream, The Dream Unfolds, and The Dream Comes True--follow three couples as they find love during restoration work.

Author Notes

Barbara Delinsky was born on August 9, 1945 in suburban Boston. She received a B.A. in psychology from Tufts University and an M.A. in sociology from Boston College. After graduate school, she worked as a researcher with the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. After her first child was born, she worked as a photographer and reporter for the Belmont Herald.

She has written more than 60 novels including Shades of Grace, Coast Road, While My Sister Sleeps and Not My Daughter. Some of her novels have been made into television movies including Three Wishes starring Valerie Bertinelli and A Woman's Place starring Lorraine Bracco. She wrote the nonfiction book Uplift: Secrets from the Sisterhood of Breast Cancer Survivors. She has also written under the pen names Bonnie Drake and Billie Douglass.

Barbara's novels, Blueprints and Sweet Salt Air, made the New York Times bestseller list in 2015.

(Bowker Author Biography) Barbara Delinsky lives in Massachusetts.

(Publisher Provided) Since the 1980s, Barbara Delinsky has published more than sixty novels including, most recently, "The Vineyard", "Lake News", "Coast Road", "Three Wishes", "More Than Friends", & "Suddenly". Published in seventeen languages worldwide, her books regularly appear on "The New York Times", "The Wall Street Journal", "The Washington Post", "The Boston Globe", & "Publishers Weekly" bestseller lists. Born & raised in suburban Boston, Delinsky lives in Needham, Massachusetts.

(Publisher Provided) Barbara Delinsky has a B.A. in psychology from Tufts University and an M.A. in sociology from Boston College. Her bestselling novels include "Coast Road", which featured a heroine who was a breast cancer survivor. She serves on the Massachusetts General Hospital Women's Cancer Visiting Committee.

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Table of Contents

The Dreamp. 9
The Dream Unfoldsp. 161
The Dream Comes Truep. 303

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