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The Resource Labor Day, Joyce Maynard

Labor Day, Joyce Maynard

Label
Labor Day
Title
Labor Day
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Maynard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the end of summer approaches and a long, hot Labor Day weekend looms, the life of lonely thirteen-year-old Henry Wheeler is irrevocably changed when he and his emotionally fragile mother show kindness to a stranger with a terrible secret. Now a major motion picture starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin, Labor Day is a poignant story of love, sex, adolescence, and devastating treachery
Summary
Relates a story of love, sexual passion, painful adolescence, and devastating betrayal as seen through the eyes of a thirteen-year-old boy--and the man he later becomes--looking back on the events of a single long, hot, and life-altering weekend
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
323158
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maynard, Joyce
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Teenage boys
  • Mothers and sons
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Life change events
  • Betrayal
  • New Hampshire
Target audience
adult
Label
Labor Day, Joyce Maynard
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052285040
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
244, 30 pages
Isbn
9780062313638
System control number
(OCoLC)850181354
Label
Labor Day, Joyce Maynard
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052285040
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
244, 30 pages
Isbn
9780062313638
System control number
(OCoLC)850181354

Library Locations

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