The Resource The grammarians, Cathleen Schine

The grammarians, Cathleen Schine

Label
The grammarians
Title
The grammarians
Statement of responsibility
Cathleen Schine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Laurel and Daphne Wolfe, identical, inseparable redheaded twins, share an obsession with words. As adults making their way in 1980s Manhattan, their verbal infatuation begins to push them apart. Their fraying twinship finally shreds completely when the sisters go to war over custody of their most prized family heirloom: Merriam Webster's New International Dictionary, Second Edition
Summary
Follows the experiences of identical twins whose respective literary careers are upended by their battle to claim an heirloom dictionary
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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New York Times Notable Book, 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10804766
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schine, Cathleen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Identical twins
  • Sisters
  • Grammarians
  • Women journalists
  • Women poets
Target audience
adult
Label
The grammarians, Cathleen Schine
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
on1114265862
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780374280116
Lccn
2018060805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1114265862
Label
The grammarians, Cathleen Schine
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
on1114265862
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780374280116
Lccn
2018060805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1114265862

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