The Resource Radiant shimmering light, by Sarah Selecky

Radiant shimmering light, by Sarah Selecky

Label
Radiant shimmering light
Title
Radiant shimmering light
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Selecky
Creator
Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
A nuanced satire--both hilarious and disconcerting--that probes the blurred lines between empowerment, spirituality, and consumerism in our online lives. Lilian Quick is 40, single, and childless, working as a pet portrait artist. She paints the colored light only she can see, but animal aura portraits are a niche market at best. She's working hard to build her brand on social media and struggling to pay the rent. Her estranged cousin has become internet-famous as "Eleven" Novak, the face of a massive feminine lifestyle empowerment brand, and when Eleven comes to town on tour, the two women reconnect. Despite twenty years of unexplained silence, Eleven offers Lilian a place at The Temple, her Manhattan office. Lilian accepts, moves to New York, and quickly enrolls in The Ascendency, Eleven's signature program: an expensive, three-month training seminar on leadership, spiritual awakening, and marketing. Eleven is going to help her cousin become her best self: confident, affluent, and self-actualized. In just three months, Lilian's life changes drastically: She learns how to break her negative thought patterns, achieves financial solvency, grows an active and engaged online following, and builds authentic friendships. She finally feels seen for who she really is. Success! . . . But can Lilian trust everything Eleven says?
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Selecky, Sarah Lucille
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cousins
  • Social media
Label
Radiant shimmering light, by Sarah Selecky
Instantiates
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
on1001842243
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781635571806
Lccn
2018038003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0021443272
  • (OCoLC)1001842243
Label
Radiant shimmering light, by Sarah Selecky
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
on1001842243
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781635571806
Lccn
2018038003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0021443272
  • (OCoLC)1001842243

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