The Resource Tony's wife : a novel, Adriana Trigiani

Tony's wife : a novel, Adriana Trigiani

Label
Tony's wife : a novel
Title
Tony's wife
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Adriana Trigiani
Title variation
Tonys wife
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Chi Chi Donatelli and Saverio Armandonada meet one summer on the Jersey shore before World War II. Chi Chi is a talented and ambitious singer-songwriter working in a local blouse factory looking for her big break, while Saverio, a singer already on the rise, is fronting a touring band and has the good looks and smooth vocals that make success seem assured. It isn't long before Saverio becomes Tony Arma and he and Chi Chi form a duo; together they navigate the glamorous worlds of nightclubs, radio, and television. Soon they're married and all goes well until it becomes clear that they must make a choice: Which of them will put ambition aside to build a family and which will pursue a career? What compromises will they make to achieve their dreams? And on the road to fame and fortune, how will they cope with the impact these compromises have on their marriage, family, and themselves?" --
Summary
Falling in love during a mid-20th-century Jersey Shore summer, two aspiring singers find their marriage tested when they must decide which of them will pursue career opportunities while the other stays at home to raise a family
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Dust jacket
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10738599
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trigiani, Adriana
Dewey number
  • 813.54
  • 813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.R459
LC item number
T66 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Singers
  • Husband and wife
  • Italian American families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • New Jersey
  • Husband and wife
  • Italian American families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Singers
  • New Jersey
  • Family life
Target audience
adult
Label
Tony's wife : a novel, Adriana Trigiani
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feroce -- Risoluto -- Capriccio -- Accelerando -- Volante -- Dolcemente -- Crescendo -- Marziale -- Diminuendo -- Pizzicato -- Teneramente -- Inquieto -- Calando -- Triste
Control code
on1024126479
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
473 pages
Isbn
9780062319258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1024126479
Label
Tony's wife : a novel, Adriana Trigiani
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feroce -- Risoluto -- Capriccio -- Accelerando -- Volante -- Dolcemente -- Crescendo -- Marziale -- Diminuendo -- Pizzicato -- Teneramente -- Inquieto -- Calando -- Triste
Control code
on1024126479
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
473 pages
Isbn
9780062319258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1024126479

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