The Resource Silver : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer, (electronic resource)

Silver : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer, (electronic resource)

Label
Silver : a novel
Title
Silver
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Hilma Wolitzer
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Silver revisits Paulette and Howard, the couple introduced in In the Flesh, and a marriage, once miraculously mended, faces its end again Paulette has decided to leave her husband. As the twenty-fifth anniversary of their hasty marriage nears, the thought of another year sleeping alongside Howard feels suffocating. Though they were happy years ago, he has always resented her for trapping him with her pregnancy, forcing himas he sees itinto married life and the end of his youthful fun. They have both been unfaithful, and the wounds of their past indiscretions have never fully healed. And so she's made the decision to leave himbut her plans are derailed when Howard suffers a sudden heart attack. Thrown into action by Howard's fragile health, Paulette must decide whose survival is more important. He may not live through her desertion, but can she give up her determination for a new beginning? In Silver, Hilma Wolitzer delivers a sensitive, thought-provoking, and startlingly frank novel of old ties and the yearning to start again
Summary
Paulie Flax decides to leave Howard, her unfaithful husband of nearly twenty-five years, but on the eve of her defection, Howard suffers a heart attack and belatedly realizes that he truly loves Paulie
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063272
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Wolitzer, Hilma
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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True
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  • Married people
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Silver : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549864
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453287873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549864
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Silver : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549864
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453287873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549864
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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