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SOLVED: Adult Fiction > SOLVED. Magical Realism Novel set in Florida [s]

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message 1: by Phil (new)

Phil | 177 comments Not long ago I stumbled upon a novel at my local bookstore that I believe was an Avon Bard selection. The synopsis on the back mentioned a retirement community in Florida where people tied up the loose ends of their lives and confronted issues that were haunting them. It seemed to be a work in the magical realism genre. I wrote the name down and lost it, but I believe "sun" was somewhere in the title (could have sworn it was Sunland).

Emily | 136 comments This is probably a long shot, but Tove Jansson has a novel about a Florida retirement community called Sun City.

message 3: by Lobstergirl, au gratin (new)

Lobstergirl | 38235 comments Mod
Phil, is that your book? It's probably a lot less of a long shot than suggested. I don't know if it's magical realism, but Jansson's works are often strange.

message 4: by Ann aka Iftcan (new)

Ann aka Iftcan (iftcan) | 6967 comments Mod
I sent Phil a PM. He's still active, so hopefully we'll hear from him about this.

message 5: by Phil (new)

Phil | 177 comments I believe this is it - thanks!

message 6: by Ann aka Iftcan (new)

Ann aka Iftcan (iftcan) | 6967 comments Mod
Do you want to move this down to Solved or do you want to wait til you can find a copy to check it Phil?

message 7: by Phil (new)

Phil | 177 comments Solved!

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Phil | 177 comments Solved!

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