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The Resource Amy and Isabelle, by Elizabeth Strout

Amy and Isabelle, by Elizabeth Strout

Label
Amy and Isabelle
Title
Amy and Isabelle
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth Strout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Isabelle Goodrow, horrified and enraged when she discovers her teenage daughter Amy is involved with a math teacher at the high school, comes to realize that her outrage is mostly the result of the secret she has been keeping for most of Amy's life
Summary
When Amy Goodrow, a shy high school student, falls in love with her math teacher, the love affair threatens the intimate relationship between Amy and her mother, Isabelle, whose feelings are influenced by the shame of her own past
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
007068
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strout, Elizabeth
Dewey number
F
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PS3569.T736
LC item number
A8 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Single mothers
  • Illegitimate children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • High school teachers
  • Sexual harassment in education
  • Sexual ethics for teenagers
  • Sexual consent
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
Amy and Isabelle, by Elizabeth Strout
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
Control code
20871116
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780375501340
Lccn
98019995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(1234)20567
Label
Amy and Isabelle, by Elizabeth Strout
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
20871116
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780375501340
Lccn
98019995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(1234)20567

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