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The Resource Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Label
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Title
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Statement of responsibility
Gail Honeyman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for lunch every day and buys the same two bottles of vodka to drink every weekend.Eleanor Oliphant is happy. Nothing is missing from her carefully timetabled life. Except, sometimes, everything.One simple act of kindness is about to shatter the walls Eleanor has built around herself. Now she must learn how to navigate the world that everyone else seems to take for granted – while searching for the courage to face the dark corners she’s avoided all her life.Change can be good. Change can be bad. But surely any change is better than... fine?
Summary
A socially awkward, routine-oriented loner teams up with a bumbling IT guy from her office to assist an elderly accident victim, forging a friendship that saves all three from lives of isolation and secret unhappiness
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Costa First Novel Award, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2017
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
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10562243
Cataloging source
BT
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Honeyman, Gail
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Humorous Fiction
  • Contemporary Fiction
  • Comedy
Target audience
adult
Label
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCU_410056
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780008172138
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCU_410056
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780008172138
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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