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The Resource Be Frank with Me

Be Frank with Me

Label
Be Frank with Me
Title
Be Frank with Me
Statement of responsibility
Julia Claiborne Johnson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A funny, poignant and unforgettable novel about Frank - one of the most lovable and unusual characters you'll ever meet.For some boys fitting in means standing outMeet Frank - he isn't like other kids. Intrepid explorer, sartorial connoisseur; he's as strange as he is brilliant. But Frank discovers the hard way that people don't like brilliant and they hate strange. What Frank longs for - aside from a father - is a friend. Meet Mimi - a reclusive literary legend and mother to Frank. Mimi has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years, keeping her secrets and hiding Frank from a cruel world. Until Alice.Meet Alice - the level-headed young woman charged with looking after Mimi's unusual son. In so doing, Alice discovers what it really means to love someone. And she finds a part of herself she never knew was missing. Funny, poignant and unforgettable, this novel - like Frank - is a one-off creation you'll fall in love with
Summary
Reluctantly hired into the home of a famed reclusive writer who would recapture her lost fortunes by completing a new manuscript, Alice Whitley becomes obsessed with identifying the paternity of her employer's precocious young son
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2016
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10460352
Cataloging source
BT
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Johnson, Julia Claiborne
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Be Frank with Me
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:7c4c36da-3be9-4fd3-a4e6-e3c94b72adae
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781782399193
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Be Frank with Me
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:7c4c36da-3be9-4fd3-a4e6-e3c94b72adae
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781782399193
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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