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The Resource Tempting fate, Jane Green, (electronic resource)

Tempting fate, Jane Green, (electronic resource)

Label
Tempting fate
Title
Tempting fate
Statement of responsibility
Jane Green
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Gabby and Elliott have been happily married for eighteen years. They have two teenaged daughters; they have built a life together. So why does forty-three-year-old Gabby feel like she has only three more minutes left of youth? Why do her friends so desperately try to hang on to their attractiveness? And why does she ever even look at the handsome guy--ten years younger--at the other end of the bar one night? Gabby is the last person to have an affair--a physical one, at least. But Matt makes her feel sparkling, fascinating--something she hasn't felt in years. Surely there's no harm in continuing a long-distance friendship? Surely there's no harm in an emotional affair? As Gabby steps ever deeper into the allure of attraction and attention things turn perilous. If she makes one wrong move she could lose everything--and find out what really matters most"--
Summary
Struggling with a fatalistic view about aging and friends who desperately cling to youth, Gabby recklessly forges a long-distance friendship with a younger man in spite of her happy family life and finds the relationship threatening everyone she loves
Storyline
Tone
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10277468
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, Jane
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R3443
LC item number
T46 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle-aged women
  • Empty nesters
  • Family secrets
Target audience
general
Label
Tempting fate, Jane Green, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466842038
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8e28d40a-9bd2-4f75-871c-7a1f3eae9dde
Publisher number
EB00533098
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2043823
  • (OCoLC)892937132
  • (OCoLC)ocn892937132
  • 2043823
Label
Tempting fate, Jane Green, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466842038
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8e28d40a-9bd2-4f75-871c-7a1f3eae9dde
Publisher number
EB00533098
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2043823
  • (OCoLC)892937132
  • (OCoLC)ocn892937132
  • 2043823

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