The Resource The girl in the garden, Melanie Wallace

The girl in the garden, Melanie Wallace

Label
The girl in the garden
Title
The girl in the garden
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Wallace
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When June arrives on the coast of New England, baby in arms, an untrustworthy man by her side, Mabel-who rents them a cabin-senses trouble. A few days later, the girl and her child are abandoned. June is soon placed with Mabel's friend, Iris, in town, and her life becomes entwined with a number of locals who have known each other for decades: a wealthy recluse with a tragic past; a widow in mourning; a forsaken daughter returning for the first time in years, with a stranger in tow; and a kindly WWII veteran who serves as the town's sage. Surrounded by the personal histories and secrets of others, June finds the way forward for herself and her son becoming determined by the others' pasts, including loves-and crimes-from years ago
Member of
Summary
Abandoned in a seaside motel and offered shelter in the home of the manager's friend, a young woman with an infant son is integrated into the lives of long-time locals and starts over amid revelations of loves and crimes from the past.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
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10547939
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
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Wallace, Melanie
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Unmarried mothers
  • Mothers and sons
  • Family secrets
  • New England
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
The girl in the garden, Melanie Wallace
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12325722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544784208
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12325722
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12325722
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The girl in the garden, Melanie Wallace
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12325722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544784208
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12325722
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12325722
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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