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The Resource The marriage of opposites, Alice Hoffman, (electronic resource.)

The marriage of opposites, Alice Hoffman, (electronic resource.)

Label
The marriage of opposites
Title
The marriage of opposites
Statement of responsibility
Alice Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro—the Father of Impressionism.Growing up on idyllic St. Thomas in the early 1800s, Rachel dreams of life in faraway Paris. Rachel’s mother, a pillar of their small refugee community of Jews who escaped the Inquisition, has never forgiven her daughter for being a difficult girl who refuses to live by the rules. Growing up, Rachel’s salvation is their maid Adelle’s belief in her strengths, and her deep, life-long friendship with Jestine, Adelle’s daughter. But Rachel’s life is not her own. She is married off to a widower with three children to save her father’s business. When her husband dies suddenly and his handsome, much younger nephew, Frédérick, arrives from France to..
Summary
"From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro the Father of Impressionism"--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10433512
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Hoffman, Alice
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel based on the life of Rachel Pizzarro
Label
The marriage of opposites, Alice Hoffman, (electronic resource.)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=835403DE-8AEC-4998-8967-B47FE4143EB3
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
9781451693614
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
835403DE-8AEC-4998-8967-B47FE4143EB3
Label
The marriage of opposites, Alice Hoffman, (electronic resource.)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=835403DE-8AEC-4998-8967-B47FE4143EB3
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
9781451693614
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
835403DE-8AEC-4998-8967-B47FE4143EB3

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