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Major Pettigrew's last stand, Helen Simonson

Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand
Title
Major Pettigrew's last stand
Statement of responsibility
Helen Simonson
Title variation
Major Pettigrews last stand
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired) leads a quiet life in the village of St. Mary, England, until his brother's death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of literature and the loss of their respective spouses, the Major and Mrs. Ali soon find their friendship blossoming into something more. But will their relationship survive in a society that considers Ali a foreigner?
Member of
Summary
Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired) leads a quiet life in the village of St. Mary, England, until his brother's death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of literature and the loss of their respective spouses, the Major and Mrs. Ali soon find their friendship blossoming into something more. But will their relationship survive in a society that considers Ali a foreigner?
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
342064
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simonson, Helen
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Country life
  • Retirees
  • Widowers
  • Widows
  • Pakistanis
  • Interracial friendship
  • Country life
  • Interracial friendship
  • Pakistanis
  • Retirees
  • Widowers
  • Widows
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand, Helen Simonson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Cover
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
ocn606760702
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
587 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410427526
Lccn
2010012483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)606760702
Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand, Helen Simonson
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Cover
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
ocn606760702
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
587 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410427526
Lccn
2010012483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)606760702

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