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The Resource A life of her own, Fiona McCallum

A life of her own, Fiona McCallum

Label
A life of her own
Title
A life of her own
Statement of responsibility
Fiona McCallum
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alice Hamilton loved being a mature-age student, but now she's finished her university degree she needs to find herself a career. But the job market is tough and it doesn't help that her partner David keeps reminding her about their sizeable mortgage. When she's offered a role in a major real estate agency, she jumps at the opportunity. David is excited by her prospects in the thriving Melbourne housing market, and Alice is pleased that she'll be utilising her exceptional people skills. But Alice quickly realises all is not as it seems. What is she doing wrong to be so out of sync with her energetic boss, Carmel Gold, agent extraordinaire? Alice is determined to make it work, but how much will it affect her values? As everything starts to fall apart, an unexpected visit home to the country town Alice escaped years ago provides an unexpected opportunity to get some perspective. Surrounded by people who aren't what they seem, or have their own agendas, can Alice learn to ask for what she really wants ... on her own terms?". --Book cover
Summary
Alice Hamilton loved being a mature-age student, but now she's finished her university degree she needs to find herself a career. But the job market is tough and it doesn't help that her partner David keeps reminding her about their sizeable mortgage. When she's offered a role in a major real estate agency, she jumps at the opportunity. David is excited by her prospects in the thriving Melbourne housing market, and Alice is pleased that she'll be utilising her exceptional people skills. But Alice quickly realises all is not as it seems. What is she doing wrong to be so out of sync with her energetic boss, Carmel Gold, agent extraordinaire? Alice is determined to make it work, but how much will it affect her values? As everything starts to fall apart, a sudden visit home to the country town Alice escaped years ago provides an unexpected opportunity to get some perspective. Surrounded by people who aren't what they seem, or have their own agendas, can Alice learn to ask for what she really wants on her own terms?
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10759775
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCallum, Fiona
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Homecoming
  • Life change events
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
A life of her own, Fiona McCallum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"When knowledge becomes the powerful force to change one's life..."--Cover
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
000064529262
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition 2019.
Extent
405 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781489261489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1078941430
Label
A life of her own, Fiona McCallum
Publication
Copyright
Note
"When knowledge becomes the powerful force to change one's life..."--Cover
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
000064529262
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition 2019.
Extent
405 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781489261489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1078941430

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