The Resource Fleishman is in trouble : a novel, Taffy Brodesser-Akner

Fleishman is in trouble : a novel, Taffy Brodesser-Akner

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Fleishman is in trouble : a novel
Title
Fleishman is in trouble
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Taffy Brodesser-Akner
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Dr. Toby Fleishman wakes up each morning surrounded by women. Women who are self-actualized and independent and know what they want--and, against all odds, what they want is Toby. Who knew what kind of life awaited him once he finally extracted himself from his nightmare of a marriage? Who knew that there were women out there who would actually look at him with softness and desire? But just as the winds of his optimism are beginning to pick up, they're quickly dampened, and then extinguished, when his ex-wife, Rachel, suddenly disappears. Toby thought he knew what to expect when he moved out: weekends and every other holiday with the kids, some residual bitterness, tense co-parenting negotiations. He never thought that one day Rachel would just drop their children off at his place and never come back. As Toby tries to figure out what happened and what it means, all while juggling his patients at the hospital, his never-ending parental duties, and his new, app-assisted sexual popularity, his tidy narrative of a spurned husband is his sole consolation. But if Toby ever wants to really understand where Rachel went and what really happened to his marriage, he is going to have to consider that he might not have seen it all that clearly in the first place. A searing, funny, and electric debut from one of the most exciting writers working today, Fleishman Is In Trouble is an exploration of a culture trying to navigate the fault lines of an institution that has proven to be worthy of both our great wariness and our great optimism"--
Summary
Divorcing his hostile wife when he concludes he could find genuine happiness elsewhere, a doctor is astonished when his ex abruptly disappears, making him unable to move on without acknowledging painful truths about his marriage
Storyline
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Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2019
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10781439
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Brodesser-Akner, Taffy
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.R63457
LC item number
F57 2019eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
Label
Fleishman is in trouble : a novel, Taffy Brodesser-Akner
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OverDrive eBook
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (373 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525510888
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
94EB5F55-115F-4872-A386-2B321EA831E4
System control number
(OCoLC)1105144809
Label
Fleishman is in trouble : a novel, Taffy Brodesser-Akner
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (373 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525510888
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
94EB5F55-115F-4872-A386-2B321EA831E4
System control number
(OCoLC)1105144809

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