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The Resource Amy and Isabelle

Amy and Isabelle

Label
Amy and Isabelle
Title
Amy and Isabelle
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Strout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Amy Goodrow, a shy high school student, falls in love with her math teacher, the love affair threatens the intimate relationship between Amy and her mother, Isabelle, whose feelings are influenced by the shame of her own past.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
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007068
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Strout, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Family secrets
  • Teenage girls
  • Extramarital affairs
  • High school teachers
  • Teachers
  • Single mothers
  • Children of single parents
  • Small town life
  • Alienation in women
  • Shame in women
  • Shyness in teenage girls
  • Mill towns
  • Birthmothers
  • Adoptees
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
Amy and Isabelle
Instantiates
Isbn
9780375705199
Lccn
9819995
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375705199
  • (OCoLC)43414442
Label
Amy and Isabelle
Isbn
9780375705199
Lccn
9819995
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375705199
  • (OCoLC)43414442

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