The Resource Terms of endearment, Larry McMurtry

Terms of endearment, Larry McMurtry

Label
Terms of endearment
Title
Terms of endearment
Statement of responsibility
Larry McMurtry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In this acclaimed novel that inspired the Academy Award-winning film, Pulitzer Prize-winner Larry McMurtry created two unforgettable characters who won the hearts of readers and film-goers everywhere: Aurora Greenway and her daughter, Emma. Aurora is the kind of woman who makes the whole world orbit around her, including a string of devoted suitors. Widowed and overprotective of her daughter, Aurora adapts at her own pace until life sends two enormous challenges her way: Emma's hasty marrriage and subsequent battle with cancer. Terms of Endearment is the story of an unforgettable mother and her feisty daughter and their struggle to find the courage and humour to live through life's hazards - and to love each other as never before
  • Aurora Greenway is the kind of woman who makes the whole world orbit around her, including a string of devoted suitors. Widowed and overprotective of her daughter, Aurora adapts at her own pace until life sends two enormous challenges her way. Her daughter Emma marries hastily and subsequently battles with cancer. Terms of Endearment is the story of an unforgettable mother and her feisty daughter and their struggle to find the courage and humour to live through life's hazards - and to love each other as never before
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Summary
Aurora Greenway is the kind of woman who makes the whole world orbit around her, including a string of devoted suitors. Widowed and overprotective of her daughter, Aurora adapts at her own pace until life sends two enormous challenges her way. Her daughter Emma marries hastily and subsequently battles with cancer. Terms of Endearment is the story of an unforgettable mother and her feisty daughter and their struggle to find the courage and humour to live through life's hazards - and to love each other as never before.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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044711
Cataloging source
DLC
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Terms of endearment (Motion picture)
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McMurtry, Larry
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Houston series
Series volume
0003
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  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
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a novel : with a new preface
Label
Terms of endearment, Larry McMurtry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The acclaimed novel that inspired the Academy Award-winning film" -- Cover
  • First published: New York : Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1975
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
383 pages
Isbn
9781447274704
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Terms of endearment, Larry McMurtry
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The acclaimed novel that inspired the Academy Award-winning film" -- Cover
  • First published: New York : Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1975
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
383 pages
Isbn
9781447274704
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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