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The Resource The first time, Joy Fielding

The first time, Joy Fielding

Label
The first time
Title
The first time
Statement of responsibility
Joy Fielding
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After sixteen years of marriage, Mattie Hart's husband Jake leaves her for another woman, leaving her to cope with her teenage daughter's anger and a health crisis that will tear all their lives apart
Summary
When Mattie discovers her husband, Jake's most recent infidelity and is ready to move on with her life, she receives the devastating news that she has ALS - a neurodegenerative disease that severely affects her life expectancy and everything she holds dear. Struggling with a guilty conscience, Jake moves back home to care for his wife and repair relations with their angry teenage daughter. It is during their time together he falls in love with Mattie for the first time.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
027173
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fielding, Joy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Married women
  • Domestic fiction
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Domestic fiction
  • Married women
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
The first time, Joy Fielding
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
ocm44502411
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9780743407052
Lccn
00057129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)44502411
Label
The first time, Joy Fielding
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
ocm44502411
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9780743407052
Lccn
00057129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)44502411

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