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The Resource Beautiful ruins : a novel, Jess Walter

Beautiful ruins : a novel, Jess Walter

Label
Beautiful ruins : a novel
Title
Beautiful ruins
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jess Walter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters
Summary
The story of an almost-love affair that begins on the Italian coast in 1962 ... and is rekindled in Hollywood fifty years later, featuring an Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet, the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10078927
Cataloging source
POT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walter, Jess
Dewey number
813/.54_a[Fic]_223
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A4722834
LC item number
B43 2012
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Americans
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Beautiful ruins : a novel, Jess Walter
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
337 p., [1] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061928123
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)794856577
Label
Beautiful ruins : a novel, Jess Walter
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
337 p., [1] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061928123
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)794856577

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