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The Resource Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson

Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Housekeeping
Title
Housekeeping
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ruthie and her younger sister, Lucille, grow toward adulthood under the untraditional care of Sylvie, the transient sister of their dead mother, in Fingerbone, the small Far West town on the glacial lake where their grandfather died in a train wreck and their mother drove off a cliff
Summary
Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not ler her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 1982.
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052711
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
H6 2004eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Mothers
  • Girls
  • Aunts
Target audience
adult
Label
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1980
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
219 p.
Isbn
9780374173135
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56819731
  • (OCoLC)ocm57491179
  • (OCoLC)ocm6602826
  • 1118603
  • 811731
  • 12591439
Label
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1980
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
219 p.
Isbn
9780374173135
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56819731
  • (OCoLC)ocm57491179
  • (OCoLC)ocm6602826
  • 1118603
  • 811731
  • 12591439

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