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The Resource A bad day for sorry, by Sophie Littlefield

A bad day for sorry, by Sophie Littlefield

Label
A bad day for sorry
Title
A bad day for sorry
Statement of responsibility
by Sophie Littlefield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stella Hardesty dispatched her abusive husband with a wrench shortly before her fiftieth birthday. A few years later, she's so busy helping other women and delivering home-style justice that she's barely got time to run her sewing shop. When young mother Chrissy Shaw asks Stella for help with her no-good husband, it looks like just another job. Then Chrissy's two-year-old son is taken, and Stella finds herself up against a much more formidable enemy
Member of
Summary
Running a sewing shop in rural Missouri while helping battered women to escape from abusive environments, salty Stella Hardesty assists a woman whose ne'er-do-well husband has run off with their two-year-old, a situation for which Stella must risk her own life to recover the boy
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Anthony Award for Best First Novel, 2010.
  • Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
324085
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Littlefield, Sophie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print mystery
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abused women
  • Middle-aged women
  • Abusive men
  • Missouri
  • Large type books
  • Hardesty, Stella (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a crime novel
Label
A bad day for sorry, by Sophie Littlefield
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn645790968
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
391 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410431547
Lccn
2010028190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)645790968
Label
A bad day for sorry, by Sophie Littlefield
Publication
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
ocn645790968
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
391 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410431547
Lccn
2010028190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)645790968

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