The Resource As close to us as breathing : a novel, Elizabeth Poliner, (electronic book)

As close to us as breathing : a novel, Elizabeth Poliner, (electronic book)

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As close to us as breathing : a novel
Title
As close to us as breathing
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Poliner
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Language
eng
Summary
A multigenerational family saga about the long-lasting reverberations of one tragic summer by "a wonderful talent [who] should be read widely" (Edward P. Jones).In 1948, a small stretch of the Woodmont, Connecticut shoreline, affectionately named "Bagel Beach," has long been a summer destination for Jewish families. Here sisters Ada, Vivie, and Bec assemble at their beloved family cottage, with children in tow and weekend-only husbands who arrive each Friday in time for the Sabbath meal.During the weekdays, freedom reigns. Ada, the family beauty, relaxes and grows more playful, unimpeded by her rule-driven, religious husband. Vivie, once terribly wronged by her sister, is now the family diplomat and an increasingly inventive chef. Unmarried Bec finds herself forced to choose between the family-centric life she's always known and a passion-filled life with the married man with whom she's had a secret years-long affair.But when a terrible accident occurs on the..
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TEFOD
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
As close to us as breathing : a novel, Elizabeth Poliner, (electronic book)
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As close to us as breathing : a novel, Elizabeth Poliner, (electronic book)
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316265539
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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  • ODN0002276267
  • 1200458
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