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The Wonder

by Emma Donoghue

Hardcover, 291 pages, Little Brown & Co, List Price: $27 |


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Hired to care for a small Irish village girl said to have miraculously survived on nothing but "manna from heaven" for months, a journalist and nurse veteran of Florence Nightingale's Crimean campaign quickly finds herself fighting to save the child's life.