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By Heather Burt

On a stifling August day, six-year-old Clare Fraser and seven-year-old Rudy Vantwest make eye touch from contrary facets in their highway. For an immediate they're attached, then every one turns away Clare to the preserve of the backyard sprinkler, Rudy to the thrill of his brother's approaching start. Twenty-five years later, Clare and Rudy, strangers residing continents aside, furniture of every others thoughts and imaginations, are hooked up back. Overturning the guarded, insular lives they either lead, occasions one an twist of fate, the opposite an act of terror remodel them either and bind the Vantwest and Fraser households irrevocably.

Adam's height weaves from side to side among a Montreal suburb and a Colombo inner most institution, among a Ceylon tea property on the finish of the second one global conflict and a small Scottish city within the early Nineteen Sixties, its characters suffering desperately to come back to phrases with themselves and with their robust connections to the folk and areas they've got attempted to flee.

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