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The Resource Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver, (electronic resource)

Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver, (electronic resource)

Label
Big brother : a novel
Title
Big brother
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lionel Shriver
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When her massively overweight brother, a once slim, hip New York Jazz pianist, comes for a visit, Pandora is forced to choose between her exercise fanatic husband and her brother, who desperately needs her support in losing weight
Member of
Summary
A couples comfortable, if sometimes strained, routine is changed with the arrival of Pandoras big brother, Edison, who is three times the size he was when the siblings last saw each other. He is morbidly obese. Edison interjects himself into Pandoras world and forms a bond with Pandoras stepchildren, opening doors to the past and to her parents that she would rather keep shut. Determined to keep her family together, Pandora embarks on a challenge: shell find an apartment for Edison, move in with him and support him financially, but only if he loses enough weight to resemble the person he once was.
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10181709
Cataloging source
SO$
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0EBC6197-30DD-4741-AA70-DC98227E4B45
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn847636972
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062199263
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0EBC6197-30DD-4741-AA70-DC98227E4B45
System control number
(OCoLC)847636972
Label
Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0EBC6197-30DD-4741-AA70-DC98227E4B45
Publication
Control code
ocn847636972
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062199263
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0EBC6197-30DD-4741-AA70-DC98227E4B45
System control number
(OCoLC)847636972

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