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The Resource The right time : a novel, Danielle Steel

The right time : a novel, Danielle Steel

Label
The right time : a novel
Title
The right time
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Abandoned by her mother at age seven, Alexandra Winslow took solace in the mystery stories she read with her devoted father--and soon she was writing them herself, slowly graduating to dark, violent, complex crime stories that reflected skill and imagination far beyond her years. After her father's early death, at fourteen Alex is taken in by the nuns of a local convent, where she finds twenty-six mothers to take the place of the one she lost, and the time and encouragement to pursue her gift. As she climbs the ladder of publishing success, however, she does so with her father's admonition firmly in mind: men read crime stories by men, only--and so Alexandra Winslow publishes under the pseudonym Alexander Green, her true identity known only to a few close associates. Moving from Alex's childhood to her forties, through loss and triumph, the inner workings of the publishing world and Hollywood adaptations--with the truth behind the celebrated Alexander Green concealed at all costs"--
  • Abandoned by her mother, Alexandra Winslow took solace in the mystery stories she read with her father and soon was writing herself, slowly graduating to dark, violent, complex crime stories that reflected skill and imagination far beyond her years. After her father's early death Alex is taken in by the nuns of a local convent, who encouraged her to pursue her gift. Her books are published under the pseudonym Alexander Green, her true identity known only to a few close associates. Through the publishing world and Hollywood adaptations, the truth was concealed at all costs-- but the double life comes at a great cost
Summary
Becoming a mystery writer in the style of the stories she grew up reading after her mother's abandonment, Alex comes of age in a convent orphanage before finding publishing success under a male pseudonym and becoming subject to the consequences of fame and her double life
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10572991
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The right time : a novel, Danielle Steel
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=3209386
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
on1002305103
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101883952
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
F30859CC-E7E7-46DB-9D42-0EF983D0E381
System control number
(OCoLC)1002305103
Label
The right time : a novel, Danielle Steel
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=3209386
Publication
Copyright
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
on1002305103
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101883952
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
F30859CC-E7E7-46DB-9D42-0EF983D0E381
System control number
(OCoLC)1002305103

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