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The Resource The hand that first held mine, Maggie O'Farrell

The hand that first held mine, Maggie O'Farrell

Label
The hand that first held mine
Title
The hand that first held mine
Statement of responsibility
Maggie O'Farrell
Title variation
hand that first held mine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A spell-binding novel of two women connected across fifty years by art, love, betrayals, secrets, and motherhood
Summary
Fifty years after an unconventional reporter of genteel origins becomes a single mother, present-day London painter Elina navigates the first weeks of motherhood upon surviving a dangerous labor and learns that her life is disconcertingly linked to the woman from the past.
Award
Costa Novel Award, 2010.
Awards note
Costa Award, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
346893
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Farrell, Maggie
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women painters
  • Motherhood
  • Family secrets
  • London (England)
  • Family secrets
  • Motherhood
  • Women painters
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
The hand that first held mine, Maggie O'Farrell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
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
ocn432985844
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780547330792
Lccn
2009042058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)432985844
Label
The hand that first held mine, Maggie O'Farrell
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
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
ocn432985844
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780547330792
Lccn
2009042058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)432985844

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