The Resource The new me, Halle Butler

The new me, Halle Butler

Label
The new me
Title
The new me
Statement of responsibility
Halle Butler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thirty-year-old Millie just can't pull it together. Misanthropic and morose, she spends her days killing time at a thankless temp job until she can return home to her empty apartment, where she oscillates wildly between self-recrimination and mild delusion, fixating on all the little ways she might change her life. Then she watches TV until she drops off to sleep, and the cycle begins again. When the possibility of a full-time job offer arises, it seems to bring the better life she's envisioning, one that involves nicer clothes, fresh produce, maybe even financial independence, within reach. But with it also comes the paralyzing realization, lurking just beneath the surface, of just how hollow that vision has become. Darkly hilarious and devastating, The New Me is a dizzying descent into the mind of a young woman trapped in the funhouse of American consumer culture."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Halle
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single women
  • Women
  • Clerks
  • Alienation (Social psychology)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The new me, Halle Butler
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
on1041193540
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780143133605
Lccn
2018028609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Express Collection
System control number
  • BK0023359765
  • (OCoLC)1041193540
Label
The new me, Halle Butler
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
on1041193540
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780143133605
Lccn
2018028609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Express Collection
System control number
  • BK0023359765
  • (OCoLC)1041193540

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