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The Resource The cookbook collector : a novel, Allegra Goodman

The cookbook collector : a novel, Allegra Goodman

Label
The cookbook collector : a novel
Title
The cookbook collector
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Allegra Goodman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-eight-year-old Emily is the CEO of Veritech, twenty-three-year-old Jess is an environmental activist and graduate student in philosophy. Pragmatic Emily is making a fortune in Silicon Valley, romantic Jess works in an antiquarian bookstore. Emily is rational and driven, while Jess is dreamy and whimsical. Emily's boyfriend, Jonathan, is fantastically successful. Jess's boyfriends, not so much, as her employer George points out in what he hopes is a completely disinterested way
Summary
While executive Emily questions her choices about her career and a long-distance relationship with a successful man, her environmental activist sister, Jessamine, struggles with her own doubts about her beliefs and love affair
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348812
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goodman, Allegra
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.O5829
LC item number
C66 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Women booksellers
  • Women executives
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in women
  • Rare books
  • California
  • Cambridge (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The cookbook collector : a novel, Allegra Goodman
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
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
394 pages
Isbn
9780385340854
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009047594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 457147993
  • (OCoLC)457147993
Label
The cookbook collector : a novel, Allegra Goodman
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
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
394 pages
Isbn
9780385340854
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009047594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 457147993
  • (OCoLC)457147993

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