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Driftwood tides, Gina Holmes

Label
Driftwood tides
Title
Driftwood tides
Statement of responsibility
Gina Holmes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Following the death of his wife Adele, Holton adopts a solitary lifestyle, making driftwood sculptures and drinking to escape his pain, until twenty-year-old Libby shows up at his door and exposes a startling truth about the wife that he thought he knew
  • He made himself an island until something unexpected washed ashore. When Holton lost his wife, Adele, in a freak accident, he shut himself off from the world, living a life of seclusion, making drifwood sculptures and drowning his pain in gin. Until twenty-three-year-old Libby knocks on his door, asking for a job and claiming to be a friend of his late wife. When he discovers Libby is actually his late wife's illegitimate daughter, given up for adoption without his knowledge, his life is turned upside down as he struggles to accept that the wife he'd given saint status to was not the woman he thought he knew.Together Holton and Libby form an unlikely bond as the two struggle to learn the identity of Libby's father and the truth about Adele, themselves, and each other
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Gina
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.O494354
LC item number
D75 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Illegitimate children
Label
Driftwood tides, Gina Holmes
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
ocn878812962
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 377 pages
Isbn
9781414366425
Lccn
2014015676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1760625
  • (OCoLC)878812962
Label
Driftwood tides, Gina Holmes
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
ocn878812962
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 377 pages
Isbn
9781414366425
Lccn
2014015676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1760625
  • (OCoLC)878812962

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