The Resource Before I met you : a novel, Lisa Jewell

Before I met you : a novel, Lisa Jewell

Label
Before I met you : a novel
Title
Before I met you
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Jewell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In Jazz Age London, a tale of a passionate and forbidden interracial romance, and the unbreakable bond between a bright young woman and her eccentric grandmother, unfolds
  • Betty forfeited everything in order to care for her grandmother Arlette in their dilapidated home on the English island of Guernsey. But her will included a beneficiary unknown to her family, a woman named Clara Pickle, at a London address. Flashback to 1920s bohemian London, where Arlette De La Mare is starting her new life in a time of postwar change. Beautiful and charismatic, she is soon drawn into a hedonistic world. But when tragedy strikes, she flees back to her childhood home. Will the secrets of Arlette's past help Betty find her own way to happiness in the present?
Summary
In Jazz Age London, a tale of a passionate and forbidden interracial romance, and the unbreakable bond between a bright young woman and her eccentric grandmother, unfolds
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10226626
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jewell, Lisa
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • Artists
  • Grandmothers
  • Nineteen twenties
  • Family secrets
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Before I met you : a novel, Lisa Jewell
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
21 cm
Edition
First Atria Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
435 pages
Isbn
9781476702940
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2013004344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)830667859
Label
Before I met you : a novel, Lisa Jewell
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
21 cm
Edition
First Atria Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
435 pages
Isbn
9781476702940
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2013004344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)830667859

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