The Resource Falling : [a love story], Jane Green

Falling : [a love story], Jane Green

Label
Falling : [a love story]
Title
Falling
Title remainder
[a love story]
Statement of responsibility
Jane Green
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seeking independence and happiness away from her upper-crust British life, Emma moves first to Manhattan and then to Connecticut, where she renovates a cottage at the side of a handyman single father with whom she plans a future before a twist of fate redefines her beliefs about home
Summary
"The New York Times bestselling author of The Beach House, Jemima J, and Summer Secrets presents a novel about the pleasure and meaning of finding a home--and family--where you least expect them... When Emma Montague left the strict confines of upper-crust British life for New York, she felt sure it would make her happy. Away from her parents and expectations, she felt liberated, throwing herself into Manhattan life replete with a high-paying job, a gorgeous apartment, and a string of successful boyfriends. But the cutthroat world of finance and relentless pursuit of more began to take its toll. This wasn't the life she wanted either. On the move again, Emma settles in the picturesque waterfront town of Westport, Connecticut, a world apart from both England and Manhattan. It is here that she begins to confront what it is she really wants from her life. With no job, and knowing only one person in town, she channels her passion for creating beautiful spaces into remaking the dilapidated cottage she rentsfrom Dominic, a local handyman who lives next door with his six-year-old son. Unlike any man Emma has ever known, Dominic is confident, grounded, and committed to being present for his son whose mother fled shortly after he was born. They become friends, and slowly much more, as Emma finds herself feeling at home in a way she never has before. But just as they start to imagine a life together as a family, fate intervenes in the most shocking of ways. For the first time, Emma has to stay and fight for what she loves, for the truth she has discovered about herself, or risk losing it all. In a novel of changing seasons, shifting lives, and selfless love, a story unfolds--of one woman's far-reaching journey to discover who she is truly meant to be
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10490393
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, Jane
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R3443
LC item number
F35 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single women
  • Self-realization in women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Self-realization in women
  • Single women
Target audience
adult
Label
Falling : [a love story], Jane Green
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle from jacket
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
932001620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9780399583285
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016010121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Falling : [a love story], Jane Green
Publication
Note
Subtitle from jacket
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
932001620
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9780399583285
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016010121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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