The Resource The glitch : a novel, by Elisabeth Cohen, (electronic resource)

The glitch : a novel, by Elisabeth Cohen, (electronic resource)

Label
The glitch : a novel
Title
The glitch
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Elisabeth Cohen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A fast, funny, deeply hilarious debut--The Glitch is the story of a high-profile, TED-talking, power-posing Silicon Valley CEO and mother of two who has it all under control, until a woman claiming to be a younger version of herself appears, causing a major glitch in her over-scheduled, over-staffed, over-worked life. Shelley Stone might be a little overwhelmed. She runs the company Conch, the manufacturer of a small wearable device that attaches to the user's ear and whispers helpful advice and prompts. She's married with two small children, Nova and Blazer, both of whom are learning Mandarin. She employs a cook, a nanny, a driver, and an assistant, she sets an alarm for 2AM conference calls, and occasionally takes a standing nap while waiting in line when she's really exhausted. Shelley takes Dramamine so she can work in the car; allows herself ten almonds when hungry; swallows Ativan to stave off the panic attacks; and makes notes in her day planner to "practice being happy and relatable." But when Shelley meets a young woman named Shelley Stone who has the exact same scar on her shoulder, Shelley has to wonder: Is some sort of corporate espionage afoot? Has she discovered a hole in the space-time continuum? Or is she finally buckling under all the pressure? Introducing one of the most memorable and singular characters in recent fiction, The Glitch is a completely original, brainy, laugh-out-loud story of work, marriage, and motherhood for our times"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Elisabeth
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.O3464
LC item number
G57 2018eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women chief executive officers
  • Working mothers
  • FICTION / Humorous
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • FICTION / Satire
  • FICTION / Humorous
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • FICTION / Satire
  • FICTION / Humorous / General
  • FICTION / Women
Label
The glitch : a novel, by Elisabeth Cohen, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (358 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385542791
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8ed834a4-8b06-41f3-b9c7-b28018131ec9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1037273404
Label
The glitch : a novel, by Elisabeth Cohen, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (358 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385542791
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8ed834a4-8b06-41f3-b9c7-b28018131ec9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1037273404

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