The Resource Cloud nine, James M. Cain, (electronic resource)

Cloud nine, James M. Cain, (electronic resource)

Label
Cloud nine
Title
Cloud nine
Statement of responsibility
James M. Cain
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One man sells his soul to save an innocent - who turns out not to be so innocent after all. Graham meets Sonya outside of his real estate office. She is sixteen, beautiful, and showing just the right amount of leg. He's ruminating on those legs when she drops the bombshell - she's there because Graham's brother, Burl, raped her, leaving her frightened, pregnant, and very much alone. She was spending the night with a friend when two boys and a case of beer turned a quiet evening into a hellish orgy. All she wants is the $1,111 it will cost to spend the next few months in a convalescent home, then give the baby up for adoption, but Burl won't give her the money. Sonya's vengeful father, meanwhile, wants far more money from Burl, to pay for harming his daughter. Graham offers Sonya a better choice: He'll marry her so that she can get a legal abortion. This moment of twisted generosity will change his life forever - but he has no idea that, as he asks for Sonya's hand, he is signing away his soul
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1892-1977
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cain, James M.
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Pregnancy, Unwanted
  • Rape
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Cloud nine, James M. Cain, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11557258
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11557258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11557258
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cloud nine, James M. Cain, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11557258
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11557258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11557258
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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