The Resource The island : a novel, Elin Hilderbrand

The island : a novel, Elin Hilderbrand

Label
The island : a novel
Title
The island
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elin Hilderbrand
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Birdie Cousins has thrown herself into the details of her daughter Chess's lavish wedding, from the floating dance floor in her Connecticut back yard to the color of the cocktail napkins. Like any mother of a bride-to-be, she is weathering the storms of excitement and chaos, tears and joy. But Birdie, a woman who prides herself on preparing for every possibility, could never have predicted the late-night phone call from Chess, abruptly announcing that she's cancelled her engagement. It's only the first hint of what will be a summer of upheavals and revelations. Before the dust has even begun to settle, far worse news arrives, sending Chess into a tailspin of despair. Reluctantly taking a break from the first new romance she's embarked on since the recent end of her 30-year marriage, Birdie circles the wagons and enlists the help of her younger daughter Tate and her own sister India. Soon all four are headed for beautiful, rustic Tuckernuck Island, off the coast of Nantucket, where their family has summered for generations. No phones, no television, no grocery store - a place without distractions where they can escape their troubles. But throw sisters, daughters, ex-lovers, and long-kept secrets onto a remote island, and what might sound like a peaceful getaway becomes much more. Before summer has ended, dramatic truths are uncovered, old loves are rekindled, and new loves make themselves known
Cataloging source
BKO
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Hilderbrand, Elin
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Women
  • Female friendship
  • Vacations
  • Cousins
  • Domestic fiction
  • Nantucket (Mass.)
  • Nantucket Island (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The island : a novel, Elin Hilderbrand
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Reagan Arthur book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
481, 18 pages
Isbn
9780316201179
Lccn
2010006268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)oka01000258
Label
The island : a novel, Elin Hilderbrand
Publication
Note
"A Reagan Arthur book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
481, 18 pages
Isbn
9780316201179
Lccn
2010006268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)oka01000258

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