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The Resource The emperor's children, Claire Messud

The emperor's children, Claire Messud

Label
The emperor's children
Title
The emperor's children
Statement of responsibility
Claire Messud
Title variation
emperors children
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Friends at Brown University, Marina, Danielle, and Julius are still looking to make their marks as they approach their 30s. Marina lives with her celebrated parents on the Upper West Side while trying to complete her book. TV producer Danielle's success is due to the puff pieces she churns out. Freelance critic Julius can barely make ends meet. Into this mix comes Bootie, Marina's college droupout cousin, who is just the catalyst the three friends need to start making siginificant changes in their lives
Summary
Friends at Brown University, Marina, Danielle, and Julius are still looking to make their marks as they approach their 30s. Marina lives with her celebrated parents on the Upper West Side while trying to complete her book. TV producer Danielle's success is due to the puff pieces she churns out. Freelance critic Julius can barely make ends meet. Into this mix comes Bootie, Marina's college droupout cousin, who is just the catalyst the three friends need to start making siginificant changes in their lives
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Fiction Award, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145472
Cataloging source
AKD
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The emperor's children, Claire Messud
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Fiction
Control code
4441961
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
478 p.
Isbn
9780307276667
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154307995
  • (OCoLC)154307995
Label
The emperor's children, Claire Messud
Publication
Note
Fiction
Control code
4441961
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
478 p.
Isbn
9780307276667
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154307995
  • (OCoLC)154307995

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