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The Resource Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson

Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson

Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel
Title
Major Pettigrew's last stand
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Helen Simonson
Title variation
Major Pettigrews last stand
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired) leads a quiet life in the village of St. Mary, England, until his brother's death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of literature and the loss of their respective spouses, the Major and Mrs. Ali soon find their friendship blossoming into something more. But will their relationship survive in a society that considers Ali a foreigner?
Summary
Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired) leads a quiet life in the village of St. Mary, England, until his brother's death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of literature and the loss of their respective spouses, the Major and Mrs. Ali soon find their friendship blossoming into something more. But will their relationship survive in a society that considers Ali a foreigner?
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
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342064
Cataloging source
DLC
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Simonson, Helen
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.I56294
LC item number
M35 2010
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Country life
  • Retirees
  • Widowers
  • Widows
  • Pakistanis
  • Interracial friendship
Target audience
adult
Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in 2010
  • Includes A reader's guide
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
368 p.
Isbn
9780812981223
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)686797871
Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in 2010
  • Includes A reader's guide
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
368 p.
Isbn
9780812981223
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)686797871

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