The Resource A year after Henry : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)

A year after Henry : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)

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A year after Henry : a novel
Title
A year after Henry
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Cathie Pelletier
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Language
eng
Summary
In her exquisite new novel, acclaimed author Cathie Pelletier presents a witty and refreshingly candid portrait of grief, intergenerational conflict, and the impact one person can have on those he loved. Bixley, Maine. One year after Henry Munroe's fatal heart attack at age forty-one, his doting parents, prudish wife, rebellious son, and wayward brother are still reeling. So is Evie Cooper, a bartender, self-proclaimed 'spiritual portraitist,' and Henry's former mistress. While his widow, Jeanie, struggles with the betrayal, Henry's overbearing mother is making plans to hold a memorial service. As the date of the tribute draws closer and these worlds threaten to collide, the Munroes grapple with the frailty of their own lives and the knowledge that love is all that matters. With her trademark wry wit and wisdom, Cathie Pelletier has crafted an elegant and surprisingly uplifting portrait of the many strange and inspiring forms that grief can take in its journey toward healing
Summary
Bixley, Maine. One year after Henry Munroe's fatal heart attack at age forty-one, his doting parents, prudish wife, rebellious son, and wayward brother are still reeling. So is Evie Cooper, a bartender, self-proclaimed "spiritual portraitist," and Henry's former mistress. While his widow, Jeanie, struggles with the betrayal, Henry's overbearing mother is making plans to hold a memorial service. As the date of the tribute draws closer and these worlds threaten to collide, the Munroes grapple with the frailty of their own lives and the knowledge that love is all that matters
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10316620
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Pelletier, Cathie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Families
  • Widows
  • Memorials
Target audience
adult
Label
A year after Henry : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11433418
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unknown
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1 online resource
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online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402296796
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11433418
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A year after Henry : a novel, Cathie Pelletier, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11433418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402296796
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11433418
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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