The Resource Alice & Oliver : a novel, Charles Bock

Alice & Oliver : a novel, Charles Bock

Label
Alice & Oliver : a novel
Title
Alice & Oliver
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Charles Bock
Title variation
Alice and Oliver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alice Culvert is a force: passionate, independent, smart, and gorgeous, she--to her delight--attracts attention wherever she goes, even amid the buzz of mid-90s New York. In knee-high boots, with her newborn daughter, Doe, strapped to her chest, Alice is one of those people who just seem so vividly alive, which makes her cancer diagnosis feel almost incongruous. How could such a being not go on? But all at once, Alice's existence, and that of her husband Oliver, is reduced to a single purpose: survival. As they combat the disease, the couple must also face off against the serpentine healthcare system, the good intentions of loved ones, and the deep, dangerous stressors that threaten to push the two of them apart. With veracity, humor, wisdom, and love, Charles Bock navigates one family's unforgettable story - inspired by his own"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bock, Charles
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.O3255
LC item number
A79 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Married women
  • Terminally ill
Label
Alice & Oliver : a novel, Charles Bock
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn945378119
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9781400068388
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015022303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Alice & Oliver : a novel, Charles Bock
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn945378119
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9781400068388
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015022303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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