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The Resource Love, Toni Morrison

Love, Toni Morrison

Label
Love
Title
Love
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"May, Christine, Heed, Junior, Vida - even L: all women obsessed with Bill Cosey. The wealthy owner of the famous Cosey's Hotel and Resort, he shapes their yearnings for father, husband, lover, guardian, and friend, yearnings that dominate the lives of these women long after his death. Yet while he is either the void in, or the center of, their stories, he himself is driven by secret forces - a troubles past and a spellbinding woman named Celestial." "This audacious exploration into the nature of love - its appetite, its sublime possession, its dread - is rich in characters, striking scenes, and a profound understanding of how alive the past can be."--BOOK JACKET
Summary
The epitome of a group of women's ideals about love, fatherhood, and friendship, wealthy hotel owner Bill Cosey finds his life compromised by his troubled past and his feelings about a spellbinding woman named Celestial
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120021
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Hotelkeepers
  • Psychological fiction
  • Seaside resorts
  • Death
  • African American women
  • Rich people
Target audience
adult
Label
Love, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000025105796
Extent
201p.;
Isbn
9780701175108
Label
Love, Toni Morrison
Publication
Control code
000025105796
Extent
201p.;
Isbn
9780701175108

Library Locations

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