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The Resource George and Lizzie : a novel, Nancy Pearl

George and Lizzie : a novel, Nancy Pearl

Label
George and Lizzie : a novel
Title
George and Lizzie
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Pearl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From "America's librarian" and NPR books commentator Nancy Pearl comes an emotionally riveting debut novel about an unlikely marriage at a crossroads. George and Lizzie have radically different understandings of what love and marriage should be. George grew up in a warm and loving family--his father an orthodontist, his mother a stay-at-home mom--while Lizzie grew up as the only child of two famous psychologists, who viewed her more as an in-house experiment than a child to love. Over the course of their marriage, nothing has changed--George is happy; Lizzie remains ... unfulfilled. When a shameful secret from Lizzie's past resurfaces, she'll need to face her fears in order to accept the true nature of the relationship she and George have built over a decade together. With pitch-perfect prose and compassion and humor to spare, George and Lizzie is an intimate story of new and past loves, the scars of childhood, and an imperfect marriage at its defining moments"--
Summary
The daughter of two renowned narcissistic psychologists, Lizzie’s problem has always been overthinking everything. George, raised in a very adoring family, comes into Lizzie’s life with one goal – to love her completely and forever. Can she relinquish the past to move toward the happiness that could be hers in the future? Relationships, good and bad, past and present, all come together to make a truly wonderful tale of the reality of the struggles of everyday life. Very well-written. -- Debbie Wittkop for LibraryReads
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10571438
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
George and Lizzie : a novel, Nancy Pearl
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
979994382
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781501162909
Lccn
2017008413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)979994382
Label
George and Lizzie : a novel, Nancy Pearl
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
979994382
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781501162909
Lccn
2017008413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)979994382

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