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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 Part Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
OTLD Irrigon Branch BOOK CLUB KIT SCH (Text) 10 VOLUMES 37818000244667 Book Club Kits Book Club Kits None 12/08/2020 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: Volumes (viii, 336 pages ; 21 cm) ; in zippered canvas bag (43 x 56 cm) + 1 Discussion questions laminated sheet.
  • Edition: First Vintage Books edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, a Division of Random House, Inc., June 2013.

Content descriptions

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: Cancer > Patients > United States > Biography
Cancer > Patients > Family relationships > United States.
Book clubs (Discussion groups)
Group reading
Genre: Book club kit.

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