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The Resource Book Club in a Box : Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate

Book Club in a Box : Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate

Label
Book Club in a Box : Before we were yours
Title
Book Club in a Box
Title remainder
Before we were yours
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Wingate
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born into a world of wealth and privilege, Avery Stafford seems to have it all. A loving daughter to her father, a US senator, with her own ambitious career as a lawyer and a handsome fiancé waiting for her in Baltimore, she has lived a charmed life. But when Avery returns to Aiken to help her father weather a health crisis and a political attack, a chance encounter with May Crandall, an elderly woman she's never met before, leaves Avery deeply shaken. Avery's decision to learn more about May's life will take her on a journey through a hidden history of stolen children and illegal adoption. A journey that will reveal a secret that could lead to devastation...or redemption
Summary
A tale inspired by firsthand accounts about the notoriously corrupt Tennessee Children's Home Society follows the efforts of a Baltimore assistant D.A. to uncover her parents' fateful secrets in the wake of a political attack and a chance encounter with a stranger
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2017
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560371
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wingate, Lisa
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life change events
  • Adoption
  • Kidnapping
  • Secrecy
  • Families
  • Orphanages
Target audience
adult
Label
Book Club in a Box : Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • “10 volumes, 3 information sheets (current terms and conditions, discussion questions, tips to run a book club) in a plastic tub with lid.”
  • "Two families, generations apart, are forever changed by a heartbreaking injustice..."--Back cover
Accompanying material
3 information sheets.
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
000059640619
Dimensions
in plastic box 35 x 28 x 14 cm. +
Edition
First Australian paperback edition.
Extent
10 volumes (342 pages, 24 cm)
Isbn
9781489233271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)974430572
Label
Book Club in a Box : Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • “10 volumes, 3 information sheets (current terms and conditions, discussion questions, tips to run a book club) in a plastic tub with lid.”
  • "Two families, generations apart, are forever changed by a heartbreaking injustice..."--Back cover
Accompanying material
3 information sheets.
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
000059640619
Dimensions
in plastic box 35 x 28 x 14 cm. +
Edition
First Australian paperback edition.
Extent
10 volumes (342 pages, 24 cm)
Isbn
9781489233271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)974430572

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