The Resource Untethered, Julie Lawson Timmer

Untethered, Julie Lawson Timmer

Label
Untethered
Title
Untethered
Statement of responsibility
Julie Lawson Timmer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Char Hawthorn's husband dies unexpectedly, she is left questioning everything she once knew to be true: from the cozy small town life they built together to her relationship with her stepdaughter, who is suddenly not bound to Char in any real way. Untethered explores what bonds truly form a family and how, sometimes, love knows no bounds. Char Hawthorn, college professor, wife and stepmother to a spirited fifteen-year-old daughter, loves her family and the joyful rhythms of work and parenting. But when her husband dies in a car accident, the "step" in Char's title suddenly matters a great deal. In the eyes of the law, all rights to daughter Allie belong to Lindy, Allie's self-absorbed biological mother, who wants to girl to move to her home in California. While Allie begins to struggle in school and tensions mount between her and Char, Allie's connection to young Morgan, a ten-year-old-girl she tutors, seems to keep her grounded. But then Morgan, who was adopted out of foster care, suddenly disappears, and Char is left to wonder about a possible future without Allie and what to do about Morgan, a child caught up in a terrible crack in the system"--
Summary
When Char Hawthorne's husband dies unexpectedly, she is left questioning everything she once knew to be true: from the cozy small town life they built together to her relationship with her stepdaughter, who is suddenly not bound to Char in any real way. Untethered explores what bonds truly form a family and how, sometimes, love knows no bounds
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10484353
Cataloging source
DLC
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Timmer, Julie Lawson
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Death
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • Death
  • Families
Target audience
adult
Label
Untethered, Julie Lawson Timmer
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
ocn927378418
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780399176272
Lccn
2016007261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)927378418
Label
Untethered, Julie Lawson Timmer
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
ocn927378418
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780399176272
Lccn
2016007261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)927378418

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