The Resource Mother land, Paul Theroux

Mother land, Paul Theroux

Label
Mother land
Title
Mother land
Statement of responsibility
Paul Theroux
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
JP, one of seven living children, contemplates his mother's influence on the family and his life, as he struggles with her disappointment in him and suspects she may have sabotaged a budding relationship
Summary
An intricately detailed, darkly humorous portrait of a family both held together and torn apart by a narcissist matriarch describes how her husband and seven children navigate the woman's false outward appearances and her petty tyrannies as she ages well past the age of 100
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562272
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Theroux, Paul
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mother and child
  • Cape Cod (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Mother land, Paul Theroux
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
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
ocn984514496
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9780618839322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)984514496
Label
Mother land, Paul Theroux
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
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
ocn984514496
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9780618839322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)984514496

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