The Resource The marriage pact : a novel, Michelle Richmond

The marriage pact : a novel, Michelle Richmond

Label
The marriage pact : a novel
Title
The marriage pact
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Richmond
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Newlyweds Alice and Jake are a picture-perfect couple. Alice, once a singer in a well-known rock band, is now a successful lawyer. Jake is a partner in an up-and-coming psychology practice. Their life together holds endless possibilities. After receiving an enticing wedding gift from one of Alice's prominent clients, they decide to join an exclusive and mysterious group known only as The Pact. The goal of The Pact seems simple: to keep marriages happy and intact. And most of its rules make sense. Always answer the phone when your spouse calls. Exchange thoughtful gifts monthly. Plan a trip together once per quarter. Never mention The Pact to anyone. Alice and Jake are initially seduced by the glamorous parties, the sense of community, their widening social circle of like-minded couples. And then one of them breaks the rules. The young lovers are about to discover that for adherents to The Pact, membership, like marriage, is for life. And The Pact will go to any lengths to enforce that rule. For Jake and Alice, the marriage of their dreams is about to become their worst nightmare
Summary
Picture-perfect newlyweds are unexpectedly initiated into a mysterious organization designed to keep marriages happy and intact by enforcing seemingly thoughtful rules that become increasingly exacting and subject to brutal enforcement
Theme
Tone
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10570623
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1970-
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Richmond, Michelle
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Social groups
  • Marriage
Target audience
adult
Label
The marriage pact : a novel, Michelle Richmond
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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
000060541491
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
642 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525501213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)970680913
Label
The marriage pact : a novel, Michelle Richmond
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
000060541491
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
642 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525501213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)970680913

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