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The Resource The book of wonders, Julien Sandrel ; translated from the French by Ros Schwarz

The book of wonders, Julien Sandrel ; translated from the French by Ros Schwarz

Label
The book of wonders
Title
The book of wonders
Statement of responsibility
Julien Sandrel ; translated from the French by Ros Schwarz
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The Book of Wonders is a heart-warming and charming story about finding the joy in every moment of life and making each and every day count. When Thelma's son Louis is involved in an accident, their lives are turned upside down, as Louis falls into a coma. Feeling lost without him by her side, Thelma finds Louis' book of wonders - a bucket list of all the things he wants to accomplish in his life. She suddenly sees a way to feel close to him: she will fulfil Louis' dreams, living them out for him, in the hope that it will inspire him to survive. Thelma is about to set off on the adventure of a lifetime ... and in a way, so is Louis
Member of
Summary
After her 12-year-old son falls into a coma after being hit by a truck, single mom Thelma copes with the devastation by completing items on his bucket list in the hope it will bring him back to her
Tone
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10799331
Cataloging source
YDX
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Sandrel, Julien
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
fiction
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Schwarz, Ros
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True
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  • Mothers and sons
  • Coma
  • Self-realization
  • Regret
  • Loss
  • Adventure and adventurers
Target audience
general
Label
The book of wonders, Julien Sandrel ; translated from the French by Ros Schwarz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published in the French language in 2018 by Editions Calmann-Levy, Paris
  • French edition ©2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065317294
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9781787473751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1085204345
Label
The book of wonders, Julien Sandrel ; translated from the French by Ros Schwarz
Publication
Note
  • First published in the French language in 2018 by Editions Calmann-Levy, Paris
  • French edition ©2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065317294
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9781787473751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1085204345

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