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The Resource The best kind of people, Zoe Whittall

The best kind of people, Zoe Whittall

Label
The best kind of people
Title
The best kind of people
Statement of responsibility
Zoe Whittall
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
George Woodbury is a teacher at a prestigious Connecticut private school. He is voted Teacher of the Year every year, after he rescued the school from a gunman attack. On his daughter's 17th birthday this beloved husband and father, is arrested for sexual impropriety with teenage girls on a skiing trip. His wife, Joan, vaults between denial and rage as the community she loved turns on her. Their daughter, Sadie, a popular over-achieving high school senior, becomes a social pariah. Their son, Andrew, a lawyer, assists in his father's defense, while wrestling with his own unhappy memories of his teen years coming out as gay
Summary
An affable teacher and beloved husband and father is arrested for sexual misconduct with students, sending his family into turmoil.
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
Loan Stars Favourites, 2016.
Additional physical form
Also issued in electronic version.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10524495
Cataloging source
NWPL
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Whittall, Zoe
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Rape
  • Teachers
  • Communities
  • Tecahers and community
Target audience
adult
Label
The best kind of people, Zoe Whittall
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Canada in 2016 by House of Anansi Press Inc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059693466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781473658073
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)965745748
Label
The best kind of people, Zoe Whittall
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Canada in 2016 by House of Anansi Press Inc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059693466
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781473658073
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)965745748

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