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The Resource Tigers in red weather : a novel, Liza Klaussmann

Tigers in red weather : a novel, Liza Klaussmann

Label
Tigers in red weather : a novel
Title
Tigers in red weather
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Liza Klaussmann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Nick and her cousin, Helena, have grown up sharing sultry summer heat, sunbleached boat docks, and midnight gin parties on Martha's Vineyard in a glorious old family estate known as Tiger House. In the days following the end of the Second World War, the world seems to offer itself up, and the two women are on the cusp of their 'real lives': Helena is off to Hollywood and a new marriage, while Nick is heading for a reunion with her own young husband, Hughes, about to return from the war. Soon the gilt begins to crack. Helena's husband is not the man he seemed to be, and Hughes has returned from the war distant, his inner light curtained over. On the brink of the 1960s, back at Tiger House, Nick and Helena--with their children, Daisy and Ed--try to recapture that sense of possibility. But when Daisy and Ed discover the victim of a brutal murder, the intrusion of violence causes everything to unravel. The members of the family spin out of their prescribed orbits, secrets come to light, and nothing about their lives will ever be the same. Brilliantly told from five points of view, with a magical elegance and suspenseful dark longing, Tigers in Red Weather is an unforgettable debut novel from a writer of extraordinary insight and accomplishment"--
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Klaussmann, Liza
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3611.L4325
LC item number
T54 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cousins
  • Family secrets
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
  • United States
  • FICTION / Suspense
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Coming of Age
Label
Tigers in red weather : a novel, Liza Klaussmann
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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
1351897
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780316211338
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011050204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1351897
  • (OCoLC)768792804
Label
Tigers in red weather : a novel, Liza Klaussmann
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
1351897
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780316211338
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011050204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1351897
  • (OCoLC)768792804

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