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The Hour I First BelievedThough Caelum Quirk's wife, Maureen, survives the massacre at Columbine High School (where she is a nurse), she doesn't escape unscathed. As she spirals...The Hour I First BelievedFictionThough Caelum Quirk's wife, Maureen, survives the massacre at Columbine High School (where she is a nurse), she doesn't escape unscathed. As she spirals...2008-11-05HarperCollins
Wally Lamb
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The Hour I First Believed

Genre: Fiction; Author: Wally Lamb; Publisher: HarperCollins

Though Caelum Quirk’s wife, Maureen, survives the massacre at Columbine High School (where she is a nurse), she doesn’t escape unscathed. As she spirals into addiction and depression, Caelum delves into his family history, where he discovers scandal, tragedy, secrets, and — ultimately — the wherewithal to find faith and meaning in his own life. Oprah fave Wally Lamb, best known for She’s Come Undone, has delivered a tour de force. The Hour I First Believed is his best yet. A

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