The Resource Failure to zigzag: : a novel, (electronic resource)

Failure to zigzag: : a novel, (electronic resource)

Label
Failure to zigzag: : a novel
Title
Failure to zigzag:
Title remainder
a novel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's southern California in the early Sixties, and Charlotte is a teenager, which is bad enough. She also has strange grandparents, with whom she lives, a schizophrenic ventriloquist alcoholic mother who appears and disappears regularly from her life, and only vague information about the father who died before Charlotte was born. With so much craziness in the family, Charlotte figures, whether it's "nature" or "nurture," she's doomed. In Failure to Zigzag, Jane Vandenburgh gracefully zigzags between hilarity and sorrow as she recounts Charlotte's attempts to grow up and to practice "sanity as a form of revenge."
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Vandenburgh, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Psychiatric hospital patients
  • Electronic books
  • California, Southern
  • Mentally ill women
  • Teenage girls
  • Grandparents
Target audience
adult
Label
Failure to zigzag: : a novel, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11826516
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11826516
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11826516
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11826516
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Failure to zigzag: : a novel, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11826516
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11826516
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11826516
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11826516
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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