The Resource The Wife, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)

The Wife, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)

Label
The Wife
Title
The Wife
Statement of responsibility
Meg Wolitzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meg Wolitzer brings her characteristic wit and intelligence to a provocative story about the evolution of a marriage, the nature of partnership, the question of a male or female sensibility, and the place for an ambitious woman in a man's world. The moment Joan Castleman decides to leave her husband, they are thirty-five thousand feet above the ocean on a flight to Helsinki. Joan's husband, Joseph, is one of America's preeminent novelists, about to receive a prestigious international award, and Joan, who has spent forty years subjugating her own literary talents to fan the flames of his career, has finally decided to stop. From this gripping opening, Meg Wolitzer flashes back to 1950s Smith College and Greenwich Village and follows the course of the marriage that has brought the couple to this breaking point?one that results in a shocking revelation. With her skillful storytelling and pitch-perfect observations, Wolitzer has crafted a wise and candid look at the choices all men and women make?in marriage, work, and life
Cataloging source
B@L
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolitzer, Meg
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.O564
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors' spouses
  • Authorship
  • Fiction
  • Married women
  • Novelists
  • FICTION
Label
The Wife, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781448180516
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f90b90ff-a73a-471d-bfdd-0dac0e54b863
Publisher number
EB00571125
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869443105
Label
The Wife, Meg Wolitzer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781448180516
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f90b90ff-a73a-471d-bfdd-0dac0e54b863
Publisher number
EB00571125
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869443105

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