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The Resource My Name Is Lucy Barton

My Name Is Lucy Barton

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My Name Is Lucy Barton
Title
My Name Is Lucy Barton
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Strout
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2016 AND THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016. A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. An exquisite story of mothers and daughters from the Pulitzer prize-winning author of Olive Kitteridge Lucy is recovering from an operation in a New York hospital when she wakes to find her estranged mother sitting by her bed. They have not seen one another in years. As they talk Lucy finds herself recalling her troubled rural childhood and how it was she eventually arrived in the big city, got married and had children. But this unexpected visit leaves her doubting the life she's made: wondering what is lost and what has yet to be found.Look for Elizabeth Strout's highly anticipated new work of fiction, Anything Is Possible, which is available for pre-order now
Summary
After an appendix operation puts her in the hospital, New York writer Lucy Barton reconnects with her estranged mother as the pair reminisce about the past
Theme
Storyline
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Character
Award
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2016
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Cataloging source
BT
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Strout, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
My Name Is Lucy Barton
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:d910ac42-5e91-48b0-98cb-8bd0290ee829
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780241975930
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
My Name Is Lucy Barton
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:d910ac42-5e91-48b0-98cb-8bd0290ee829
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241975930
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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