The Resource Sisters, Lily Tuck

Sisters, Lily Tuck

Label
Sisters
Title
Sisters
Statement of responsibility
Lily Tuck
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An unnamed narrator lives with her new husband, his two teenagers and the unwelcome presence of his first wife - known only as she. Obsessed with her, the second wife narrator, moves through her days presided over by the all-too-real ghost of the first marriage, fantasising about how the first wife lives her life. Will the narrator ever equal the first wife intellectually and sexually, or ever forget the betrayal that lies between them? And what of the secrets between her husband and the first wife, from which the second wife is excluded?
Summary
From National Book Award winner Lily Tuck, a beguiling and subversive short novel of jealousy and desire that tells the story of a new marriage from its surprising inception through its disturbing conclusion
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576380
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tuck, Lily
Dewey number
843.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wives
  • Marriage
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Sisters, Lily Tuck
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
156 pages
Isbn
9781925498899
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Sisters, Lily Tuck
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
156 pages
Isbn
9781925498899
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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