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The Resource The child garden : a novel, Catriona McPherson

The child garden : a novel, Catriona McPherson

Label
The child garden : a novel
Title
The child garden
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Catriona McPherson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Eden was its name. "An alternative school for happy children." But it closed in disgrace after a student's suicide. Now it's a care home, its grounds neglected and overgrown. Gloria Harkness is its only neighbor, staying close to her son who lives there in the home, lighting up her life and breaking her heart each day. When a childhood friend turns up at her door, Gloria doesn't hesitate before asking him in. He claims a girl from Eden is stalking him and has goaded him into meeting her at the site of the suicide. Only then, the dead begin to speak--it was murder, they say. Gloria is in over her head before she can help it. Her loneliness, her loyalty, and her all-consuming love for her son lead her into the heart of a dark secret that threatens everything she lives for" --
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provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McPherson, Catriona
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6113.C586
LC item number
C48 2015
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alternative schools
  • Suicide
Label
The child garden : a novel, Catriona McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn899267465
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 292 pages
Isbn
9780738745497
Lccn
2014050106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The child garden : a novel, Catriona McPherson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn899267465
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 292 pages
Isbn
9780738745497
Lccn
2014050106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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