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The Resource The house on Seaview Road, Alison Walsh

The house on Seaview Road, Alison Walsh

Label
The house on Seaview Road
Title
The house on Seaview Road
Statement of responsibility
Alison Walsh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1983, and two sisters on the cusp of adulthood grow up in a crumbling seafront house in south Dublin. Marie Stephenson dreams of making her mark on the world but strains under the responsibility of a promise made to her dying mother. This promise, to look after her younger sister, is one she has always kept, even though Marie sometimes feels that the cosseted Grainne doesn't deserve it. But then the sudden appearance of intense, rebellious Con on Seaview Beach one afternoon changes everything. As her childhood comes to a sudden and shocking end, Marie must make some choices about her future. But will she find the courage to become the woman she was meant to be?
Summary
It's 1983, and two sisters on the cusp of adulthood grow up in a crumbling seafront house in south Dublin. Marie Stephenson dreams of making her mark on the world but strains under the responsibility of a promise to look after her younger sister, made to her dying mother. The sudden appearance of intense, rebellious Con on Seaview Beach one afternoon changes everything. As her childhood comes to a sudden and shocking end, Marie must make some choices about her future.
Theme
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10652064
Cataloging source
NJB
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1966-
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Walsh, Alison
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Bildungsromans
  • Coming of age
  • First loves
  • Families
  • Sisters
  • Dublin (Ireland)
Target audience
adult
Label
The house on Seaview Road, Alison Walsh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000058614930
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
401 pages
Isbn
9781473612853
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)958610583
Label
The house on Seaview Road, Alison Walsh
Publication
Copyright
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
000058614930
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
401 pages
Isbn
9781473612853
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)958610583

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