Now and Again

Now and Again

A Novel

Book - 2016
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For Maggie Rayburn--wife, mother, and secretary at a munitions plant--life is pleasant, predictable, and, she assumes, secure. When she finds proof of a high-level cover-up on her boss's desk, she impulsively takes it, an act that turns her world, and her worldview, upside down. Propelled by a desire to do good--and also by a newfound taste for excitement--Maggie starts to see injustice everywhere. Soon her bottom drawer is filled with what she calls "evidence," her small town has turned against her, and she must decide how far she will go for the truth. For Penn Sinclair--Army Captain, Ivy League graduate, and reluctant heir to his family's fortune--a hasty decision has disastrous results. Home from Iraq and eager to atone, he reunites with three survivors to expose the truth about the war. They launch a website that soon has people talking, but the more they expose, the cloudier their mission becomes. Now and Again is a blazingly original novel about the interconnectedness of lives, the limits of knowledge, and the consequences of doing the right thing.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2016
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780316380935
0316380938
Branch Call Number: FICTION ROGAN 2016
Characteristics: 441 pages ; 25 cm

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ElaineRickard
Jun 10, 2016

99% of the book was very entertaining (interesting) and thought provoking. The ending was ambiguous. I was left with the unsettled feeling of "What just happened? How did it end? Whhaatt?" Very unsatisfying.

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