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Fates and furies, Lauren Groff

Label
Fates and furies
Title
Fates and furies
Statement of responsibility
Lauren Groff
Title variation
Fates & furies
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every story has two sides. Every relationship has two perspectives. And sometimes, it turns out, the key to a great marriage is not its truths but its secrets. At age twenty-two, Lotto and Mathilde are tall, glamorous, madly in love, and destined for greatness. A decade later, their marriage is still the envy of their friends. But sometimes it's what you don't say-- to protect your partner's vanity, their reputation, their heart-- that makes a marriage hum. Until it doesn't ..
Summary
"From the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The Monsters of Templeton and Arcadia, an exhilarating novel about marriage, creativity, art, and perception. Fates and Furies is a literary masterpiece that defies expectation. A dazzling examination of a marriage, it is also a portrait of creative partnership written by one of the best writers of her generation. Every story has two sides. Every relationship has two perspectives. And sometimes, it turns out, the key to a great marriage is not its truths but its secrets. At the core of this rich, expansive, layered novel, Lauren Groff presents the story of one such marriage over the course of twenty-four years. At age twenty-two, Lotto and Mathilde are tall, glamorous, madly in love, and destined for greatness. A decade later, their marriage is still the envy of their friends, but with an electric thrill we understand that things are even more complicated and remarkable than they have seemed. With stunning revelations and multiple threads, and in prose that is vibrantly alive and original, Groff delivers a deeply satisfying novel about love, art, creativity, and power that is unlike anything that has come before it. Profound, surprising, propulsive, and emotionally riveting, it stirs both the mind and the heart"--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Fiction, 2016.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10435091
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Groff, Lauren
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dramatists
  • Married people
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Fates and furies, Lauren Groff
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
Large print edition.
Extent
615 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410484949
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2015032514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)919068343
Label
Fates and furies, Lauren Groff
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
Large print edition.
Extent
615 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410484949
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2015032514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)919068343

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