The Resource Child's play : a novel, Danielle Steel

Child's play : a novel, Danielle Steel

Label
Child's play : a novel
Title
Child's play
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel
Title variation
Childs play
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A senior partner at a prestigious New York law firm, Kate Morgan couldn't be prouder of her three grown children. Tamara, Anthony, and Claire all went to great schools, chose wonderful career paths, and would have made their father proud. A single mother for years after the death of her husband, Kate keeps a tight rein on her family, her career, and even her own emotions, never once asking herself if she truly knows her children . . . or if her hopes for them are the right ones, and what they want. She is about to find out. During one hectic summer in Manhattan, Kate's world turns upside down. One child has been keeping an astonishing secret while another confesses to an equally shocking truth. A wonderful match and picture-book wedding are traded for a relationship that shakes Kate to her core. A totally inappropriate love affair and an out-of-wedlock baby complete the chaos. Challenged as a mother and as a successful independent woman herself, Kate struggles to keep up with a dizzying and escalating chain of events, and begins to realize that she has a part to play in the chaos. Because Kate too has kept secrets from her children. Sometimes the surprising choices our children make are the right ones . . . better than what we wanted for them. More often than not, parenting is about letting go of our dreams and embracing theirs"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10815695
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steel, Danielle
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women lawyers
  • Parent and adult child
  • Widows
  • Adult children
  • Single mothers
  • Family secrets
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Families
  • Man-woman relationships
Label
Child's play : a novel, Danielle Steel
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
on1082387244
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780399179501
Lccn
2019029683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1082387244
Label
Child's play : a novel, Danielle Steel
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
on1082387244
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780399179501
Lccn
2019029683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1082387244

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