The Resource Clock dance : a novel, Anne Tyler

Clock dance : a novel, Anne Tyler

Label
Clock dance : a novel
Title
Clock dance
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Anne Tyler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Willa Drake can count on one hand the defining moments of her life. In 1967, she is a schoolgirl coping with her mother's sudden disappearance. In 1977, she is a college coed considering a marriage proposal. In 1997, she is a young widow trying to piece her life back together. And in 2017, she yearns to be a grandmother but isn't sure she ever will be. Then, one day, Willa receives a startling phone call from a stranger. Without fully understanding why, she flies across the country to Baltimore to look after a young woman she's never met, her nine-year-old daughter, and their dog, Airplane. This impulsive decision will lead Willa into uncharted territory, surrounded by eccentric neighbors who treat each other like family, she finds solace and fulfillment in unexpected places
Summary
After receiving a call from a stranger about her son's ex-girlfriend being injured, Willa flies across the country to Baltimore to take care of her and her nine-year-old daughter
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10677206
Cataloging source
TEFBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyler, Anne
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hope
  • Self
  • Life change events
  • Widows
  • Families
Target audience
adult
Label
Clock dance : a novel, Anne Tyler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000062980871
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
389 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984833648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
Clock dance : a novel, Anne Tyler
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000062980871
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
389 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984833648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print

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