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The Resource There Should Be More Dancing

There Should Be More Dancing

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There Should Be More Dancing
Title
There Should Be More Dancing
Statement of responsibility
Rosalie Ham
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Language
eng
Summary
From the author of the bestselling novel The Dressmaker.Margery Blandon has led a life of principles. Now she finds herself sitting on the 43rd floor of the Tropic Hotel, preparing to throw herself to her death.She was always a principled woman, who found guidance from the wisdom of desktop calendars. She lived quietly in Gold Street, Brunswick for sixty years until events drove her to the 43rd floor of the Tropic Hotel.As she waits for the crowds in the atrium far below to disperse, she contemplates what went wrong; her best friend kept an astonishing secret from her and she can't trust the home help. It's possible her firstborn son has betrayed her, that her second son, Morris, might have committed a crime, her only daughter is trying to kill her and her dead sister Cecily helped her to this, her final downfall. Even worse, it seems Margery's life-long neighbour and enemy, now demented, always knew the truth.There Should be More Dancing is a story of Margery's reckonings on loyalty, grief and love
Summary
Guided by the wisdom of the desktop calendars she turned over every day for the GP whose offices she cleaned at night, Margery believes she has lead a good life. Now she finds herself sitting on the 43rd floor of the Tropic Hotel, preparing to throw herself to her death. What went wrong? She has just turned 80 and has discovered many secrets about her own family and neighbourhood that have been kept from her during the 60 years she lived in Gold Street, Brunswick.
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10015144
Cataloging source
ANL
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Ham, Rosalie
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
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There Should Be More Dancing
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:febcb898-101b-458e-947a-45bce2b48b5d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781864711929
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
There Should Be More Dancing
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:febcb898-101b-458e-947a-45bce2b48b5d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781864711929
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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