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The Resource Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson

Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Housekeeping
Title
Housekeeping
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not ler her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 1982.
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052711
Cataloging source
HCO
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
H6 1980
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Family relationships
  • Survivors of suicide victims
  • Eccentric aunts
  • Teenage girls
  • Sisters
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Mothers
  • Suicide
  • Small town life
  • Grandmothers
  • Aunts
  • Loneliness in women
  • The West (United States)
Target audience
adult
Label
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
219 p.
Isbn
9780374173135
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374173135
  • (OCoLC)6602826
Label
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
219 p.
Isbn
9780374173135
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374173135
  • (OCoLC)6602826

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