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  • 15 of 15 copies available at Sage Library System.

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Summary:

The story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 362.196994 .S398e (Text) 37814002635408 NON-FICTION Book None 01/14/2013 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 616.99 S398 (Text) 35178001280190 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 03/23/2013 Available -
Gilliam County Library 616.99 SCHW (Text) 37823000133118 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 10/30/2013 Available -
Harney County Library 616.029 SCHWALBE (Text) 37720000471284 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 12/19/2012 Available -
Hermiston Public Library 616.99 SCH (Text) 37838000299867 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 10/27/2012 Available -
Hood River County Library 616.99 SCH 2012 (Text) 33892100038455 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 11/27/2012 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library 616.99 Schwa (Text) 37862000282962 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 10/30/2012 Available -
Ontario Community Library 616.99 SCHWA (Text) 33330004149490 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 02/21/2013 Available -
Pendleton Public Library 616.99 Sch93 (Text) 37801000408482 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 11/15/2012 Available -
Sherman County Public/School Library B 616.99 SCH (Text) 37039000014329 BIOGRAPHY Book None 01/24/2013 Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307594037
  • Physical Description: viii, 336 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.
Formatted Contents Note:
Crossing to safety -- Appointment in Samarra -- Seventy verses on emptiness -- Marjorie morningstar -- The hobbit -- Daily strength for daily needs -- The people of the book -- I am sorrow -- The uncommon reader -- The lizard cage -- Frat farrar -- Continental drift -- The painted veil -- Murder in the cathedral -- Wherever you go, there you are -- Kokoro -- The price of salt -- The reluctant fundamentalist -- The year of magical thinking -- Olive Kitteridge -- Girls like us -- Suite francaise -- The bite of the mango -- The elegance of the hedgehog -- The girl with the dragon tattoo -- Brooklyn -- My father's tears -- Too much happiness.
Summary, etc.:
The story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.
Subject: Schwalbe, Will > Family.
Schwalbe, Mary Anne
Cancer > Patients > Biography
Cancer > Patients > Patients
Terminally ill > Family relationships
Terminal care > Popular works.
Death
Conduct of life

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