The Resource The trip of a lifetime, Monica McInerney

The trip of a lifetime, Monica McInerney

Label
The trip of a lifetime
Title
The trip of a lifetime
Statement of responsibility
Monica McInerney
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'I always thought memories were unchangeable. Set in stone, shaped by the years. But there are always others too, ones you haven't let yourself remember ... ' The wilful and eccentric Lola Quinlan is off on the trip of a lifetime, taking her beloved granddaughter and great-granddaughter with her. More than sixty years after emigrating to Australia, she's keeping a secret promise to return to her Irish homeland. But as she embarks on her journey, the flamboyant Lola is still hiding the hurtful reasons she left Ireland in the first place. What - and who - will be waiting for her on the other side of the world? The Trip of a Lifetime is a big, bold, beautiful book about the light and dark times of life, and all the wonders in between. Moving from the Clare Valley of South Australia to the lush Irish countryside, this is a delightful, emotional story about a colourful and huge-hearted family that you'll want to call your own
Summary
'I always thought memories were unchangeable. Set in stone, shaped by the years. But there are always others too, ones you haven't let yourself remember. ' The wilful and eccentric Lola Quinlan is off on the trip of a lifetime, taking her beloved granddaughter and great-granddaughter with her. More than sixty years after emigrating to Australia, she's keeping a secret promise to return to her Irish homeland. But as she embarks on her journey, the flamboyant Lola is still hiding the hurtful reasons she left Ireland in the first place. What and who will be waiting for her on the other side of the world? The Trip of a Lifetime is a big, bold, beautiful book about the light and dark times of life, and all the wonders in between. Moving from the Clare Valley of South Australia to the lush Irish countryside, this is a delightful, emotional story about a colourful and huge-hearted family that you'll want to call your own.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10578477
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McInerney, Monica
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Family vacations
  • Travelers
  • Voyages and travels
Target audience
adult
Label
The trip of a lifetime, Monica McInerney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on endpages
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059701366
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
451 pages
Isbn
9780143786313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)976383702
Label
The trip of a lifetime, Monica McInerney
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on endpages
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059701366
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
451 pages
Isbn
9780143786313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)976383702

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