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The Resource Rhino Ranch : a novel, Larry McMurtry

Rhino Ranch : a novel, Larry McMurtry

Label
Rhino Ranch : a novel
Title
Rhino Ranch
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Larry McMurtry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In this final chapter in the Duane Moore story, which began in 1966 with The Last Picture Show, author Larry McMurtry takes readers on one last journey to Thalia, Texas, a town that continues to change at a breakneck pace even as Duane feels himself slowing down."
  • "Returning home to recover from a near-fatal heart attack, Duane discovers that he has a new neighbor: the statuesque K. K. Slater, a quirky billionairess who's come to Thalia to open the Rhino Ranch, dedicated to the preservation of the endangered black rhinoceros. Despite their obvious differences, Duane can't help but find himself charmed by K. K.'s stubborn toughness and lively spirit, and the two embark on a flirtation that rapidly veers toward the sexual - but the return of Honor Carmichael complicates Duane's romantic intentions considerably. As Duane reflects on all that he and Thalia have been through, he feels adrift in a world where love and betrayal walk hand in hand and a stalwart Texas oil town can become home to a nature preserve."--BOOK JACKET
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Summary
Returning home to Thalia, Texas, to recover from a heart attack, Duane Moore is charmed by K.K. Slater, a billionairess who intends to open a nature reserve for the endangered black rhinoceros, but Homer Carmichael complicates Duane's romantic intentions
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
320262
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McMurtry, Larry
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Last picture show
Series volume
0005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older men
  • Thalia (Tex. : Imaginary place)
  • Regret
  • City and town life
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
Rhino Ranch : a novel, Larry McMurtry
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000044096062
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9781439156391
Lccn
2009019648
Label
Rhino Ranch : a novel, Larry McMurtry
Publication
Control code
000044096062
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9781439156391
Lccn
2009019648

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