The Resource Improvement : a novel, Joan Silber

Improvement : a novel, Joan Silber

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Improvement : a novel
Title
Improvement
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joan Silber
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reyna knows her relationship with Boyd isn't perfect, yet she sees him through a three-month stint at Riker's Island, their bond growing tighter. Kiki, now settled in the East Village after a youth that took her to Turkey and other far-off places -- and loves -- around the world, admires her niece's spirit but worries that motherhood to four-year-old Oliver might complicate a difficult situation. Little does she know that Boyd is pulling Reyna into a smuggling scheme, across state lines, violating his probation. When Reyna takes a step back, her small act of resistance sets into motion a tapestry of events that affect the lives of loved ones and strangers around them
Awards note
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2017
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silber, Joan
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.I414
LC item number
I46 2017
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single mothers
  • Aunts
  • Ex-convicts
  • Smuggling
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in women
  • 18.06 Anglo-American literature
Label
Improvement : a novel, Joan Silber
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
ocn973324062
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781619029606
Lccn
2017025010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)973324062
Label
Improvement : a novel, Joan Silber
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
ocn973324062
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781619029606
Lccn
2017025010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)973324062

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