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The Resource Housekeeping

Housekeeping

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
Index
no index present
Literary form
non 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
Instantiates
Isbn
9780374525187
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374525187
  • (OCoLC)37717539
Label
Housekeeping
Isbn
9780374525187
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374525187
  • (OCoLC)37717539

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