The Resource Heading out to wonderful, Robert Goolrick

Heading out to wonderful, Robert Goolrick

Label
Heading out to wonderful
Title
Heading out to wonderful
Statement of responsibility
Robert Goolrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1948, a mysterious and charismatic man arrives in a small Virginia town carrying two suitcases; one contains his worldly possessions, the other is full of money. He soon inserts himself into the town's daily life, taking a job in the local butcher shop and befriending the owner and his wife and their son. But the passion that develops between the man and the wife of the town's wealthiest citizen sets in motion a series of events that not only upset the quiet town but threaten to destroy both him and the woman
Summary
In a small 1940s Virginia town, mysterious stranger Charlie Beale meets Sylvan Glass, the teen bride of the town's richest man, and Sam Haislett, the 5-year-old son of owner of the butcher shop where Charlie gets a job, and soon the interaction between Charlie, Sylvan and Sam alters the town forever.
Tone
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10115845
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Goolrick, Robert
Dewey number
813.6
Government publication
publication of autonomous or semi autonomous component of government
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • City and town life
  • Butchers
  • Virginia
Target audience
adult
Label
Heading out to wonderful, Robert Goolrick
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
19749489
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition
Extent
399 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410448880
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012008182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)z1einp b3147604
  • (OCoLC)778314824
Label
Heading out to wonderful, Robert Goolrick
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
19749489
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition
Extent
399 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410448880
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012008182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)z1einp b3147604
  • (OCoLC)778314824

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    • Noble County Public Library - Avilla BranchBorrow it
      104 Ley St., Avilla, IN, 46710, US
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    • Noble County Public Library - Cromwell BranchBorrow it
      120 Jefferson St., Cromwell, IN, 46732, US
      41.400897 -85.615225

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