The Resource Eligible : A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice., Curtis Sittenfeld, (electronic resource)

Eligible : A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice., Curtis Sittenfeld, (electronic resource)

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Eligible : A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice.
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Eligible
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A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice.
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Curtis Sittenfeld
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eng
Summary
Wonderfully tender and hilariously funny, Eligible both honors and updates Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. Tackling gender, class, courtship, and family, Curtis Sittenfeld reaffirms herself as one of the most dazzling authors writing today. This version of the Bennet family-and Mr. Darcy-is one that you have and haven't met before: Liz is a magazine writer in her late thirties who, like her yoga instructor older sister, Jane, lives in New York City. When their father has a health scare, they return to their childhood home in Cincinnati to help-and discover that the sprawling Tudor they grew up in is crumbling and the family is in disarray. Youngest sisters Kitty and Lydia are too busy with their CrossFit workouts and Paleo diets to get jobs. Mary, the middle sister, is earning her third online master's degree and barely leaves her room, except for those mysterious Tuesday-night outings she won't discuss. And Mrs. Bennet has one..
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Eligible : A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice., Curtis Sittenfeld, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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ODN0002465814
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1 online resource
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Electronic reproduction.
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5912F585-E2EF-4295-BB1A-AE71A77E8E2F
Label
Eligible : A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice., Curtis Sittenfeld, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002465814
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
5912F585-E2EF-4295-BB1A-AE71A77E8E2F
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