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The Resource The long, hot summer, Kathleen MacMahon

The long, hot summer, Kathleen MacMahon

Label
The long, hot summer
Title
The long, hot summer
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen MacMahon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nine Lives. Four Generations. One Family. The MacEntees are no ordinary family. Determined to be different to other people, they have carved out a place for themselves in Irish life by the sheer force of their own personalities. But when a horrifying act of violence befalls television star Alma, a chain of events is set in motion that will leave even the MacEntees struggling to make sense of who they are. As media storms rage about them and secrets rise to the surface, Deirdre the flamboyant matriarch is planning a birthday party for herself, and with it one final, shocking surprise. From Kathleen MacMahon, the Number One bestselling author of This is How it Ends, comes this powerful and poignant novel capturing a moment in the life of one family
Summary
Determined to be different from other people, they have carved out a place for themselves in Irish life by the sheer force of their personalities. But when a series of misfortunes befall them over the course of one long hot summer, even the MacEntees will struggle to make sense of who they are
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10490487
Cataloging source
NJB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacMahon, Kathleen
Dewey number
813
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Family secrets
  • Television personalities
Target audience
adult
Label
The long, hot summer, Kathleen MacMahon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000054838635
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9780751550894
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)910650873
Label
The long, hot summer, Kathleen MacMahon
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000054838635
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9780751550894
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)910650873

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