The Resource A wedding on the banks : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)

A wedding on the banks : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)

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A wedding on the banks : a novel
Title
A wedding on the banks
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Cathie Pelletier
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Language
eng
Summary
The typically tranquil backcountry town of Mattagash, Maine, is buzzing with news. Amy Joy Lawler, the last of Mattagash's founding clan, just announced her engagement to Jean Claude Cloutier-an outsider. Her scandalized mother takes to bed in protest while the rest of the town gleefully anticipates the social event of the year. As guests roll in, the no-good Giffords plot to steal wedding gifts and hubcaps, and motel owner Albert Pinkham devises new schemes to fill his cash register. Meanwhile, on hearing this news, Amy Joy's aunt downstate plots to return to Mattagash for good against her husband's wishes, while her son carries on an affair with an Elizabeth Taylor look-alike behind the back of his Valium-addicted wife. When this volatile assortment gathers in church on the big day, hilarious and wacky results ensue. With wry humor and razor-sharp wit, Cathie Pelletier weaves a powerful story-at once outlandish and poignant-about family, heritage, and the often imperceptible ties that bind us together
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Midwest
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Pelletier, Cathie
Dewey number
813/.54
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no index present
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fiction
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  • Mattagash (Me. : Imaginary place)
  • Weddings
  • Women
  • Aroostook County (Me.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A wedding on the banks : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11434403
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1 online resource
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online
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Isbn
9781402294914
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11434403
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A wedding on the banks : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11434403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402294914
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11434403
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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