The Resource Blessings : a novel, Anna Quindlen

Blessings : a novel, Anna Quindlen

Label
Blessings : a novel
Title
Blessings
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Anna Quindlen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Skip Cuddy, caretaker of the Blessing estate, finds a baby asleep in a box and decides he wants to keep her. The secrets of the past, how they affect the decisions and lives of people in the present are at the center of this work
Summary
When a baby is left on their doorstep, the lives of Lydia Blessing, the elderly town matriarch, and Skip, her down-and-out caretaker, are transformed. Skip wants to keep the baby and raise it himself. To his surprise, Lydia wants to help. Together, they decide to keep the baby a secret between them. In the process, we discover that they have secrets of their own
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2002
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069036
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quindlen, Anna
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • Grades 9-12
LC call number
PS3567.U336
LC item number
B59 2002
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 6.3
  • 6.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foundlings
  • Administration of estates
  • Women landowners
  • Domestic fiction
  • Orphans
  • Administration of estates
  • Domestic fiction
  • Foundlings
  • Women landowners
  • Orphans
  • Estate planning
  • Land tenure
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
Blessings : a novel, Anna Quindlen
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm49320534
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780091794699
Lccn
2002024802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)49320534
Label
Blessings : a novel, Anna Quindlen
Link
Publication
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
ocm49320534
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780091794699
Lccn
2002024802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)49320534

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