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The Resource Bodies of water : a novel, T. Greenwood

Bodies of water : a novel, T. Greenwood

Label
Bodies of water : a novel
Title
Bodies of water
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
T. Greenwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1960, Billie Valentine is a young housewife living in a sleepy Massachusetts suburb, treading water in a dull marriage and caring for two adopted daughters. Summers spent with the girls at their lakeside camp in Vermont are her one escape - from her husband's demands, from days consumed by household drudgery, and from the nagging suspicion that life was supposed to hold something different. Then a new family moves in across the street. Ted and Eva Wilson have three children and a fourth on the way, and their arrival reignites long-buried feelings in Billie. The affair that follows offers a solace Billie has never known, until her secret is revealed and both families are wrenched apart in the tragic aftermath. Fifty years later, Ted and Eva's son, Johnny, contacts an elderly but still spry Billie, entreating her to return east to meet with him. Once there, Billie finally learns the surprising truth about what was lost, and what still remains, of those joyful, momentous summers
Summary
In 1960, Billie Valentine is a young housewife living in a sleepy Massachusetts suburb, treading water in a dull marriage and caring for two adopted daughters. Summers spent with the girls at their lakeside camp in Vermont are her one escape - from her husband's demands, from days consumed by household drudgery, and from the nagging suspicion that life was supposed to hold something different. Then a new family moves in across the street. Ted and Eva Wilson have three children and a fourth on the way, and their arrival reignites long-buried feelings in Billie. The affair that follows offers a solace Billie has never known, until her secret is revealed and both families are wrenched apart in the tragic aftermath. Fifty years later, Ted and Eva's son, Johnny, contacts an elderly but still spry Billie, entreating her to return east to meet with him. Once there, Billie finally learns the surprising truth about what was lost, and what still remains, of those joyful, momentous summers
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10226599
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Bodies of water : a novel, T. Greenwood
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E1E0EC90-677D-43BC-80D4-9B26487AA9FA
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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.
Control code
ocn858912497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780758291448
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E1E0EC90-677D-43BC-80D4-9B26487AA9FA
System control number
(OCoLC)858912497
Label
Bodies of water : a novel, T. Greenwood
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E1E0EC90-677D-43BC-80D4-9B26487AA9FA
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.
Control code
ocn858912497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780758291448
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E1E0EC90-677D-43BC-80D4-9B26487AA9FA
System control number
(OCoLC)858912497

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