The Resource Tempting fate, Jane Green

Tempting fate, Jane Green

Label
Tempting fate
Title
Tempting fate
Statement of responsibility
Jane Green
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Gabby and Elliott have been happily married for eighteen years. They have two teenaged daughters; they have built a life together. So why does forty-three-year-old Gabby feel like she has only three more minutes left of youth? Why do her friends so desperately try to hang on to their attractiveness? And why does she ever even look at the handsome guy--ten years younger--at the other end of the bar one night? Gabby is the last person to have an affair--a physical one, at least. But Matt makes her feel sparkling, fascinating--something she hasn't felt in years. Surely there's no harm in continuing a long-distance friendship? Surely there's no harm in an emotional affair? As Gabby steps ever deeper into the allure of attraction and attention things turn perilous. If she makes one wrong move she could lose everything--and find out what really matters most"--
Summary
Struggling with a fatalistic view about aging and friends who desperately cling to youth, Gabby recklessly forges a long-distance friendship with a younger man in spite of her happy family life and finds the relationship threatening everyone she loves
Storyline
Tone
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10277468
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, Jane
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle-aged women
  • Empty nesters
  • Family secrets
  • FICTION
  • Empty nesters
  • Family secrets
  • Middle-aged women
Target audience
adult
Label
Tempting fate, Jane Green
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn846545616
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 343 pages
Isbn
9780312591847
Lccn
2013031011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40023496240
System control number
(OCoLC)846545616
Label
Tempting fate, Jane Green
Publication
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
ocn846545616
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 343 pages
Isbn
9780312591847
Lccn
2013031011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40023496240
System control number
(OCoLC)846545616

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