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The Resource Amy and Isabelle : a novel, Elizabeth Strout

Amy and Isabelle : a novel, Elizabeth Strout

Label
Amy and Isabelle : a novel
Title
Amy and Isabelle
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Strout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a small town in New England, a girl has an affair with her schoolteacher. Amy Goodrow lives with her protective single mother and the novel examines the way the scandal affects their relationship
Summary
When Amy Goodrow, a shy high school student, falls in love with her math teacher, the love affair threatens the intimate relationship between Amy and her mother, Isabelle, whose feelings are influenced by the shame of her own past.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
007068
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strout, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Single mothers
  • Illegitimate children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • High school teachers
  • Sexual harassment in education
  • Sexual ethics for teenagers
  • Sexual consent
  • High school teachers
  • Illegitimate children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Sexual consent
  • Sexual ethics for teenagers
  • Sexual harassment in education
  • Single mothers
  • Teenage girls
  • New England
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
Amy and Isabelle : a novel, Elizabeth Strout
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
1550931
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780375705199
Lccn
98019995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375705199
  • (OCoLC)38936750
Label
Amy and Isabelle : a novel, Elizabeth Strout
Publication
Copyright
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
1550931
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780375705199
Lccn
98019995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375705199
  • (OCoLC)38936750

Library Locations

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      30.2713021 -97.7460168
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