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The Resource Be frank with me : A Novel., Julia Claiborne Johnson, (electronic resource)

Be frank with me : A Novel., Julia Claiborne Johnson, (electronic resource)

Label
Be frank with me : A Novel.
Title
Be frank with me
Title remainder
A Novel.
Statement of responsibility
Julia Claiborne Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A sparkling debut combining the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where'd You Go, Bernadette.Reclusive literary legend M. M. "Mimi" Banning has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years, but now she's writing her first book in decades and to ensure timely completion her publisher sends an assistant to monitor her progress.When Alice Whitley arrives she's put to work as a companion to Frank, the writer's eccentric son, who has the wit of Noël Coward, the wardrobe of a 1930s movie star, and very little in common with his fellow fourth-graders. The longer she spends with the Bannings, the more Alice becomes obsessed with two questions: Who is Frank's father? And will Mimi ever finish that book?Full of countless only-in-Hollywood moments, Be Frank With Me is a heartwarming story of a mother and son, and the intrepid young woman who is pulled..
Summary
Reluctantly hired into the home of a famed reclusive writer who would recapture her lost fortunes by completing a new manuscript, Alice Whitley becomes obsessed with identifying the paternity of her employer's precocious young son
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
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  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10460352
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Julia Claiborne
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Humor (Fiction)
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Be frank with me : A Novel., Julia Claiborne Johnson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=29401CF1-26A3-45CA-86C6-D3FEB02F6C55
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780062413734
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
29401CF1-26A3-45CA-86C6-D3FEB02F6C55
Label
Be frank with me : A Novel., Julia Claiborne Johnson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=29401CF1-26A3-45CA-86C6-D3FEB02F6C55
Publication
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780062413734
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
29401CF1-26A3-45CA-86C6-D3FEB02F6C55

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