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The Resource Love, Toni Morrison

Love, Toni Morrison

Label
Love
Title
Love
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
May, Christine, Heed, Junior, Vida - even L: all women obsessed with Bill Cosey. The wealthy owner of the famous Cosey's Hotel and Resort, he shapes their yearnings for father, husband, lover, guardian, and friend, yearnings that dominate the lives of these women long after his death. Yet while he is either the void in, or the center of, their stories, he himself is driven by secret forces - a troubled past and a spellbinding woman named Celestial. This audacious exploration into the nature of love - its appetite, its sublime possession, its dread - is rich in characters, striking scenes, and a profound understanding of how alive the past can be. [This novel is an] addition to the canon of one of the world's literary masters.-
Summary
The epitome of a group of women's ideals about love, fatherhood, and friendship, wealthy hotel owner Bill Cosey finds his life compromised by his troubled past and his feelings about a spellbinding woman named Celestial
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
Assigning source
Dust jacket
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120021
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
L68 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Love, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
20958255
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
201 pages
Isbn
9780375409448
Lccn
2003052737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52269898
  • (Sirsi) AAR-7698
Label
Love, Toni Morrison
Publication
Copyright
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
20958255
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
201 pages
Isbn
9780375409448
Lccn
2003052737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52269898
  • (Sirsi) AAR-7698

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      1104 Main St., Petersburg, IN, 47567, US
      38.49314 -87.277297

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