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The Resource A happy marriage : a novel, Rafael Yglesias

A happy marriage : a novel, Rafael Yglesias

Label
A happy marriage : a novel
Title
A happy marriage
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Rafael Yglesias
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A Happy Marriage is a stunningly candid and revelatory book about what it means for two people to spend a lifetime together".--B.I.P
Summary
Enrique and Margaret Sabas have been married for 30 years. Now, Margaret is under hospice care in the final stages of cancer and asks Enrique to control access to her during her final days so that she can say good-bye to a select few on her own terms. Enrique does so, patiently waiting for his own turn. As he waits, he remembers their life together, from their first conversation forward. The story alternates between past and present, contrasting the budding and then mature relationship to the sad reality of its end
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
319388
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yglesias, Rafael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3575.G53
LC item number
H37 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marriage
  • Spouses
Target audience
adult
Label
A happy marriage : a novel, Rafael Yglesias
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn276712923
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
371 p.
Isbn
9781439102305
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008051364
System control number
(OCoLC)276712923
Label
A happy marriage : a novel, Rafael Yglesias
Publication
Control code
ocn276712923
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
371 p.
Isbn
9781439102305
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008051364
System control number
(OCoLC)276712923

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