The Resource Crystal lies : a novel, by Melody Carlson

Crystal lies : a novel, by Melody Carlson

Label
Crystal lies : a novel
Title
Crystal lies
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Melody Carlson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the wife of a prominent city attorney and the mother of two teenage children on the brink of adulthood, Glennis Harmon lives the kind of successful, high-profile life that many people envy. But when nineteen-year-old Jacob is drawn into substance abuse, Glennis' "perfect" world shatters like a crystal vase rocked from its once-steady shelf. Glennis struggles to understand the response of her family as they seek to support Jacob's recovery. Her husband appears more concerned with protecting his image than with finding help for their troubled son, but Glennis becomes determined to save Jacob no matter what the cost. Stepping into a rescuer role, she unintentionally puts her relationship with her older daughter, Sarah, and her already strained marriage on the line--and a revelation about her husband will push her to the brink of what she can bear. How far should a mother go to save her child? A compelling, compassionate, and ultimately hopeful novel about the impact of substance abuse and addiction, Crystal Lies is an intimate portrayal of one mother's attempt to simultaneously love, trust, and let go
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carlson, Melody
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.A73257
LC item number
C795 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married women
  • Mothers and sons
  • Ice (Drug)
  • Drug abuse
  • Adultery
  • Psychological fiction
Label
Crystal lies : a novel, by Melody Carlson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocm55220122
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781578568406
Lccn
2004011320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)55220122
Label
Crystal lies : a novel, by Melody Carlson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocm55220122
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781578568406
Lccn
2004011320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)55220122

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