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The guest book, a novel by Marybeth Whalen

Label
The guest book
Title
The guest book
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Marybeth Whalen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Macy Dillon was five years old her father encouraged her to draw a picture in the guestbook of a Carolina beach house. The next year, Macy returned to discover a drawing by an unidentified little boy on the facing page. Over the next eleven years the children continue to exchange drawings..until tragedy ends visits to the beach house altogether. During her final trip to Sunset, Macy asks her anonymous friend to draw her one last picture and tells him where to hide the guest book in hopes that one day she will return to find it-and him. Twenty-five years after that first picture, Macy is back at Sunset Beach-this time toting a broken family and a hurting heart. One night, alone by the ocean, Macy asks God to help her find the boy she never forgot, the one whose beautiful pictures touched something deep inside of her. Will she ever find him? And if she does, will the guestbook unite them or merely be the relic of a lost childhood?"--P. [4] of cover
Member of
Summary
Twenty-one years after she began exchanging drawings with an unknown boy through the guestbook at a vacation home, Macy Dillon returns to Sunset Beach in search of the boy whose artwork moved her as a child
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10126772
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whalen, Marybeth
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.H355
LC item number
G84 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Sunset Beach novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single mothers
  • Families
  • Family vacations
  • Sunset Beach (N.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The guest book, a novel by Marybeth Whalen
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.
Control code
764331742
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780310334743
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The guest book, a novel by Marybeth Whalen
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.
Control code
764331742
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780310334743
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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