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The woman next door, Yewande Omotoso

Label
The woman next door
Title
The woman next door
Statement of responsibility
Yewande Omotoso
Title variation
Woman next door
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Hortensia James and Marion Agostino are neighbors. One is black, the other white. Both are successful women with impressive careers. Both have recently been widowed, and are living with questions, disappointments, and secrets that have brought them shame. And each has something that the woman next door deeply desires. Sworn enemies, the two share a hedge and a deliberate hostility, which they maintain with a zeal that belies their age. But, one day, an unexpected event forces Hortensia and Marion together. As the physical barriers between them collapse, their bickering gradually softens into conversation, which yields a discovery of shared experiences. But are these sparks of connection enough to ignite a friendship, or is too late to expect these women to change? The U.S. debut of an Etisalat Prize Finalist, The Woman Next Door is a winning story of the common ground we sometimes find in unexpected places, told with wit and wry humor"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Omotoso, Yewande
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.4.O567
LC item number
W66 2017
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neighbors
  • Widows
  • Cape Town (South Africa)
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • FICTION / Cultural Heritage
  • Neighbors
  • Race relations
  • Widows
  • South Africa
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Cultural Heritage
Label
The woman next door, Yewande Omotoso
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Picador Original."
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
ocn946693503
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9781250124579
Lccn
2016039182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250124579
  • (OCoLC)946693503
Label
The woman next door, Yewande Omotoso
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Picador Original."
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
ocn946693503
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9781250124579
Lccn
2016039182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250124579
  • (OCoLC)946693503

Library Locations

    • McCracken County Public LibraryBorrow it
      555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY, 42003, US
      37.0841169 -88.5988375
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