The Resource The children : a novel, Ann Leary

The children : a novel, Ann Leary

Label
The children : a novel
Title
The children
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ann Leary
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From New York Times bestselling author Ann Leary comes the captivating story of a wealthy but unconventional New England family, told from the perspective of a reclusive 29-year-old who has a secret (and famous) life on the Internet. Charlotte Maynard rarely leaves her mother's home, the sprawling Connecticut lake house that belonged to her late stepfather, Whit Whitman, and the generations of Whitmans before him. While Charlotte and her sister, Sally, grew up at "Lakeside," their stepbrothers, Spin and Perry, were welcomed as weekend guests. Now the grown boys own the estate, which Joan occupies by their grace--and a provision in the family trust. When Spin, the youngest and favorite of all the children, brings his fiance? home for the summer, the entire family is intrigued. The beautiful and accomplished Laurel Atwood breathes new life into this often comically rarefied world. But as the wedding draws near, and flaws surface in the family's polite veneer, an array of simmering resentments and unfortunate truths is exposed. With remarkable wit and insight, Ann Leary pulls back the curtain on one blended family, as they are forced to grapple with the assets and liabilities--both material and psychological--left behind by their wonderfully flawed patriarch
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Leary, Ann
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3612.E238
LC item number
C48 2016bab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Gretchen Mol
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Mol, Gretchen
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  • Stepfamilies
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Family secrets
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Family secrets
  • Stepfamilies
  • New England
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Label
The children : a novel, Ann Leary
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Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn950570883
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 25 min., 27 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427272065
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
92BBD906-A4D6-41D7-A6FA-6C08BBCA97B4
System control number
(OCoLC)950570883
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The children : a novel, Ann Leary
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn950570883
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (7 hr., 25 min., 27 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427272065
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
92BBD906-A4D6-41D7-A6FA-6C08BBCA97B4
System control number
(OCoLC)950570883
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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