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The mermaid chair, Sue Monk Kidd

Label
The mermaid chair
Title
The mermaid chair
Statement of responsibility
Sue Monk Kidd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Forty-two-year-old Jessie is summoned home to Egret Island off the coast of South Carolina after her obsessively devout mother inexplicably cuts off her own finger, and finds herself oddly exhilarated to be free of her husband, and wildly attracted to Brother Thomas, a monk who has yet to take his final vows
Summary
Jessie Sullivan is summoned home to tiny Egret Island, where she meets Brother Thomas, a monk who is about to take his final vows, and encounters the legend of a mysterious chair dedicated to a saint who had originally been a mermaid
Theme
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
132455
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Pub Weekly
  • Booklist
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kidd, Sue Monk
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3611.I44
LC item number
M47 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married women
  • Catholic women
  • South Carolina
  • Spiritual life
  • Benedictines
  • Islands
  • Monks
  • Wives
  • Catholic women
  • South Carolina
  • Spiritual life
  • Benedictines
  • Islands
  • Monks
  • Religious fiction
  • Love stories
Target audience
adult
Label
The mermaid chair, Sue Monk Kidd
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21407534
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 335 p.
Isbn
9780670033942
Lccn
2004061233
System control number
  • (rplri)25342
  • (IMchF)fol09522096
Label
The mermaid chair, Sue Monk Kidd
Publication
Control code
21407534
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 335 p.
Isbn
9780670033942
Lccn
2004061233
System control number
  • (rplri)25342
  • (IMchF)fol09522096

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