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The library at the edge of the world : a novel / Felicity Hayes-McCoy.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Headingley Municipal Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Headingley Municipal Library HAY (Text) 36440000270908 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 03/02/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062663726 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 340, 16 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Originally published in the United Kingdom in 2016 by Hachette Books Ireland."
Includes P.S. insights, interviews & more.
Summary, etc.: "As she drives her mobile library van between villages of Ireland's West Coast, Hanna Casey tries not to think about a lot of things. Like the sophisticated lifestyle she abandoned after finding her English barrister husband in bed with another woman. Or that she's back in Lissbeg, the rural Irish town she walked away from in her teens, living in the back bedroom of her overbearing mother's retirement bungalow. Or, worse yet, her nagging fear that, as the local librarian and a prominent figure in the community, her failed marriage and ignominious return have made her a focus of gossip. With her teenage daughter, Jazz, off traveling the world and her relationship with her own mother growing increasingly tense, Hanna is determined to reclaim her independence by restoring a derelict cottage left to her by her great-aunt."--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Dwellings > Maintenance and repair > Fiction.
Homecoming > Fiction.
Women librarians > Ireland > Fiction.
Ireland > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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