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The Resource The Uncertain Places

The Uncertain Places

Label
The Uncertain Places
Title
The Uncertain Places
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Goldstein
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
2012 Mythopoeic Award Winner In this long-awaited new novel from American Book Award winner Lisa Goldstein, an ages-old family secret breaches the boundaries between reality and magic, revealing the places between them.When Berkeley student Will Taylor is introduced by his best friend, Ben, to the mysterious Feierabend sisters, Will quickly falls for enigmatic Livvy, a chemistry major and accomplished chef. But Livvy's family—vivacious actress Maddie, family historian Rose, and their mother, absent-minded Sylvia—are behaving strangely. The Feierabend women believe that luck is their handmaiden, and so it is, almost as though they are living in a fairy tale.But the price for such gifts is extremely high. Will and Ben will unravel the riddle of a supernatural bargain, hoping to save Livvy from what appears to be an inescapable fate
Summary
College sophomore Will Taylor falls for the mysterious Livvy Feierabend, and when she falls into an enchanted sleep, he learns that a forgotten Brothers Grimm fairy tale binds her family's success to sacrifice
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
  • Mythopoeic Award for Adult Literature, 2012.
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Cataloging source
BT
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Goldstein, Lisa
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Mythology
Target audience
adult
Label
The Uncertain Places
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:c6ca8377-af06-47fb-8acc-5a29c80f4a8e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781616960537
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Uncertain Places
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:c6ca8377-af06-47fb-8acc-5a29c80f4a8e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781616960537
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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