The Resource The woman upstairs : a novel, Claire Messud

The woman upstairs : a novel, Claire Messud

Label
The woman upstairs : a novel
Title
The woman upstairs
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Claire Messud
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relegated to the status of schoolteacher and friendly neighbor after abandoning her dreams of becoming an artist, Nora advocates on behalf of a charismatic Lebanese student and is drawn into the child's family until his artist mother's careless ambition leads to a shattering betrayal
Summary
Relegated to the status of schoolteacher and friendly neighbor after abandoning her dreams of becoming an artist, Nora advocates on behalf of a charismatic Lebanese student and is drawn into the child's family until his artist mother's careless ambition leads to a shattering betrayal
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
  • ALA Notable Book, 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10171847
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Messud, Claire
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elementary school teachers
  • Women artists
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Elementary school teachers
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Women artists
Target audience
adult
Label
The woman upstairs : a novel, Claire Messud
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This Is A Borzoi book."
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
947675
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9780307596901
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012017806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307596901
  • (OCoLC)793503469
Label
The woman upstairs : a novel, Claire Messud
Publication
Note
"This Is A Borzoi book."
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
947675
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9780307596901
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012017806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307596901
  • (OCoLC)793503469

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