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The Resource Giving up, Mike Steeves

Giving up, Mike Steeves

Label
Giving up
Title
Giving up
Statement of responsibility
Mike Steeves
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At times funny, at other times sad, and more than often a mixture of the two, Giving Up by Mike Steeves is a deeply felt account of what goes on in the inner sanctum of the modern couple's apartment. In grappling with the line between what happened and what might have happened, Steeves gives voice to the anguish of a generation of people who grew up with great expectations, and are now settling into their own personal failures and compromises: James is obsessed with completing his life's work. Mary is worried about their problems starting a family, and is scared that their future might not turn out as she'd planned. In the span of a few hours on an ordinary night in a non-descript city, two relatively small events will have enormous consequences on James' and Mary's lives, both together and apart. With an unrelenting prose style and pitch-black humour, Giving Up addresses difficult topics James's ruinous ambition, and Mary's quiet anguish in a..
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10423842
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.T448
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Giving up, Mike Steeves
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn901997244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781771661096
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9BE5DEFE-FE92-4D7B-9424-C8F9B496FB49
Label
Giving up, Mike Steeves
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn901997244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781771661096
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9BE5DEFE-FE92-4D7B-9424-C8F9B496FB49

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