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Lea Carpenter
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Lea Carpenter lives in New York with her husband and two sons. Eleven Days is her first novel.

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Eleven Days

Written by Lea Carpenter


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

An NPR Great Read of 2013

This stunning debut novel opens in May 2011, when Sara’s son, Jason, has been missing for nine days following a Special Operations Forces mission that took place the same night as the bin Laden raid. Knowing nothing more about Jason’s fate than the reporters camped out... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

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Eleven Days

Written by Lea Carpenter


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $24.95

Powerful and lean, Eleven Days is an astonishing first novel full of suspense that addresses our most basic questions about war as it tells of the love between a mother and her son. When the story opens on May 11, 2011, Sara’s son, Jason, has been missing for nine days from... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

Eleven Days

Written by Lea Carpenter


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
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