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The Resource Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen, (text large print)

Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen, (text large print)

Label
Alternate side : a novel
Title
Alternate side
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Anna Quindlen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Some days Nora Nolan thinks that she and her husband, Charlie, lead a charmed life--except when there's a crisis at work, a leak in the roof at home, or a problem with their twins at college. And why not? New York City was once Nora's dream destination, and her clannish dead-end block has become a safe harbor, a tranquil village amid the urban craziness. Then one morning she returns from her run to discover that a terrible incident has shaken the neighborhood, and the fault lines begin to open: on the block, at her job, especially in her marriage. With humor, understanding, an acute eye, and a warm heart, Anna Quindlen explores what it means to be a mother, a wife, and a woman at a moment of reckoning
Summary
Living in a quiet Manhattan brownstone that has become its own little community, Nora discovers her true self in the wake of a violent attack that exposes the racial, economic, martial and interpersonal tensions beneath her neighbors' facade of harmony
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10624062
Cataloging source
XK4
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quindlen, Anna
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3567.U336
LC item number
A79 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Random House Large Print
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married people
  • Neighborhoods
  • City and town life
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Marriage
Target audience
adult
Label
Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
372 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525637318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1028240463
  • (OCoLC)1028240463
Label
Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen, (text large print)
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
372 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525637318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1028240463
  • (OCoLC)1028240463

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