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The Resource Goldengrove : a novel, Francine Prose

Goldengrove : a novel, Francine Prose

Label
Goldengrove : a novel
Title
Goldengrove
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Francine Prose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the center of Francine Prose's profoundly moving new novel is a young girl facing the consequences of sudden loss after the death of her sister. As her parents drift toward their own risky consolations, thirteen-year-old Nico is left alone to grope toward understanding and clarity, falling into a seductive, dangerous relationship with her sister's enigmatic boyfriend. Over one haunted summer, Nico must face that life-changing moment when children realize their parents can no longer help them
Summary
Grieving after the drowning death of her sister, thirteen-year-old Nico falls into a seductive and dangerous relationship with her sister's enigmatic boyfriend during a summer when she realizes that she has moved beyond the help of her parents
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
260252
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prose, Francine
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bildungsromans
  • Grief in adolescence
Target audience
adult
Label
Goldengrove : a novel, Francine Prose
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9780061669019
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn191930396
  • OCoLC
Label
Goldengrove : a novel, Francine Prose
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9780061669019
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn191930396
  • OCoLC

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