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The Resource Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver ; [designed by William Ruoto ; illustrations by Dana Mendelson]

Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver ; [designed by William Ruoto ; illustrations by Dana Mendelson]

Label
Big brother : a novel
Title
Big brother
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lionel Shriver ; [designed by William Ruoto ; illustrations by Dana Mendelson]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When her massively overweight brother, a once slim, hip New York Jazz pianist, comes for a visit, Pandora is forced to choose between her exercise fanatic husband and her brother, who desperately needs her support in losing weight
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Shriver, Lionel
Dewey number
813
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569 H685
LC item number
B54 2013
Literary form
novels
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Mendelson, Dana
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  • Married women
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Jazz musicians
  • Overweight men
  • Obesity
  • Reducing diets
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
Label
Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver ; [designed by William Ruoto ; illustrations by Dana Mendelson]
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780061458576
Lccn
13020931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky253874198
  • (OCoLC)995336346
  • 851797
Label
Big brother : a novel, Lionel Shriver ; [designed by William Ruoto ; illustrations by Dana Mendelson]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780061458576
Lccn
13020931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky253874198
  • (OCoLC)995336346
  • 851797

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