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The excellent Lombards, Jane Hamilton

Label
The excellent Lombards
Title
The excellent Lombards
Statement of responsibility
Jane Hamilton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the internationally bestselling author of The Book of Ruth and A Map of the World, a heartfelt coming-of-age story that Karen Joy Fowler calls "a timeless classic book you will read and reread." Mary Frances "Frankie" Lombard is fiercely in love with her family's sprawling apple orchard and the tangled web of family members who inhabit it. Content to spend her days planning capers with her brother William, competing with her brainy cousin Amanda, and expertly tending the orchard with her father, Frankie desires nothing more than for the rhythm of life to continue undisturbed. But she cannot help being haunted by the historical fact that some family members end up staying on the farm and others must leave. Change is inevitable, and threats of urbanization, disinheritance, and college applications shake the foundation of Frankie's roots. As Frankie is forced to shed her childhood fantasies and face the possibility of losing the idyllic future she had envisioned for her family, she must decide whether loving something means clinging tightly or letting go"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957 July 13-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.A4428
LC item number
E93 2016b
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Large type books
  • Apples
  • Coming of age
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
Label
The excellent Lombards, Jane Hamilton
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn945625011
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
377 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410491497
Lccn
2016014470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)945625011
Label
The excellent Lombards, Jane Hamilton
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn945625011
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
377 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410491497
Lccn
2016014470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)945625011

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