The Resource Good riddance, by Elinor Lipman

Good riddance, by Elinor Lipman

Label
Good riddance
Title
Good riddance
Statement of responsibility
by Elinor Lipman
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In a delightful new romantic comedy from Elinor Lipman, one woman's trash becomes another woman's treasure, with deliriously entertaining results. Daphne Maritch doesn't quite know what to make of the heavily annotated high school yearbook she inherits from her mother, who held this relic dear. Too dear.The late June Winter Maritch was the teacherto whom the class of '69 had dedicated itsyearbook, and in turn she went on toattend every reunion, scribbling notes and observations after each one--not always charitably--and noting who overstepped boundaries of many kinds. In a fit of decluttering (the yearbook did not, Daphne concluded, "spark joy"), she discards it when she moves to a small New York City apartment. But when it's found in the recycling bin by a busybody neighbor/documentary filmmaker, the yearbook's mysteries--not to mention her own family's--take on a whole new urgency, and Daphne finds herself entangled in a series of events both poignantand absurd. Good Riddance is a pitch-perfect,whip-smart new novel from an "enchanting, infinitely witty yet serious, exceptionally intelligent, wholly original, and Austen-like stylist" (Washington Post)"--
  • "In a delightful new romantic comedy from Elinor Lipman, one woman's trash becomes another woman's treasure, with deliriously entertaining results"--
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lipman, Elinor
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Good riddance, by Elinor Lipman
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2018006362
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780544808256
Lccn
2018006362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Good riddance, by Elinor Lipman
Publication
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
2018006362
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780544808256
Lccn
2018006362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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