The Resource Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen

Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen

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
Member of
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
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.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Isbn Type
(softcover : lg. print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1028240463
Label
Alternate side : a novel, Anna Quindlen
Publication
Copyright
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
Isbn Type
(softcover : lg. print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1028240463

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