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The Resource Evvie Drake starts over : a novel, Linda Holmes

Evvie Drake starts over : a novel, Linda Holmes

Label
Evvie Drake starts over : a novel
Title
Evvie Drake starts over
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Linda Holmes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In a small town in Maine, recently widowed Eveleth "Evvie" Drake rarely leaves her house. Everyone in town, including her best friend, Andy, thinks grief keeps her locked inside, and she doesn't correct them. In New York, Dean Tenney, former major-league pitcher and Andy's childhood friend, is struggling with a case of the "yips": he can't throw straight anymore, and he can't figure out why. An invitation from Andy to stay in Maine for a few months seems like the perfect chance to hit the reset button. When Dean moves into an apartment at the back of Evvie's house, the two make a deal: Dean won't ask about Evvie's late husband, and Evvie won't ask about Dean's baseball career. Rules, though, have a funny way of being broken--and what starts as an unexpected friendship soon turns into something more. But before they can find out what might lie ahead, they'll have to wrestle a few demons: the bonds they've broken, the plans they've changed, and the secrets they've kept. They'll need a lot of help, but in life, as in baseball, there's always a chance--right up until the last out"--
Summary
Young widow Evvie Drake and major league pitcher Dean Tenney, who has lost his game and needs a chance to reset his life, form an unlikely relationship when Dean moves into an apartment at the back of Evvie's house.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10781472
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Holmes, Linda
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.O49435456
LC item number
E88 2019eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Baseball players
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • FICTION / Humorous
Target audience
adult
Label
Evvie Drake starts over : a novel, Linda Holmes
Link
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Publication
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 (293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525619253
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a5504ab5-b35e-4d3e-8262-f24b61a5ddee
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1105926879
  • on1105926879
  • 3173637
Label
Evvie Drake starts over : a novel, Linda Holmes
Link
Publication
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 (293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525619253
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a5504ab5-b35e-4d3e-8262-f24b61a5ddee
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1105926879
  • on1105926879
  • 3173637

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