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The Resource The wife, Meg Wolitzer

The wife, Meg Wolitzer

Label
The wife
Title
The wife
Statement of responsibility
Meg Wolitzer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Joe and Joan Castleman are on an aeroplane, 35,000 feet above the ocean. Joe is thinking about the prestigious literary prize he is about to receive, while Joan is plotting how to leave him. For too long she has played the role of supportive wife, turning a blind eye to his misdemeanours, whilst quietly being the keystone of his success. But behind the compromises, the disappointment and disillusionment there lies a secret..
Summary
On the eve of her husband's receipt of a prestigious literary award, Joan Castleman, who has put her own writing ambitions on hold to support her husband, evaluates her choices and decides to end the marriage
Theme
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
119347
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolitzer, Meg
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors' spouses
  • Authorship
  • Fiction
  • Married women
  • Novelists
Target audience
adult
Label
The wife, Meg Wolitzer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published in Great Britain by Vintage in 2004
  • "Now a major film" -- Cover
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
000063679733
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
219 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781784709884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1047958671
Label
The wife, Meg Wolitzer
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published in Great Britain by Vintage in 2004
  • "Now a major film" -- Cover
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
000063679733
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
219 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781784709884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1047958671

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