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The Resource Northline : a novel, Willy Vlautin

Northline : a novel, Willy Vlautin

Label
Northline : a novel
Title
Northline
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Willy Vlautin
Title variation
North line
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At twenty-two, Allison Johnson is a lost young woman in need of a new start. Down among the lowlifes in Las Vegas, clinging to drink and to Jimmy, the abusive boyfriend whose child she is expecting, she has hit rock bottom. So when the opportunity arises to escape, Allison knows she must take it. She reaches Reno with just a few dollars and her ever-present best friend -- Paul Newman. And as she struggles to start a better life it is imaginary conversations with the movie star's greatest characters and real acts of kindness from people she barely knows that might just rescue her from the difficult world she has found herself in
Summary
Fleeing her abusive boyfriend, Allison Johnson moves to Reno to start a new life for herself but, haunted by the mistakes of her past, finds solace in imaginary conversations with her hero, Paul Newman
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257681
Cataloging source
SALS
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Vlautin, Willy
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Single women
  • Imaginary conversations
Target audience
adult
Label
Northline : a novel, Willy Vlautin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: 2008
Control code
000043934242
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780571235711
System control number
(OCoLC)261939267
Label
Northline : a novel, Willy Vlautin
Publication
Note
First published: 2008
Control code
000043934242
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780571235711
System control number
(OCoLC)261939267

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