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The Resource Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson

Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson

Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel
Title
Major Pettigrew's last stand
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Helen Simonson
Title variation
Major Pettigrews last stand
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired) leads a quiet life in the village of St. Mary, England, until his brother's death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of literature and the loss of their respective spouses, the Major and Mrs. Ali soon find their friendship blossoming into something more. But will their relationship survive in a society that considers Ali a foreigner?
Summary
Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired) leads a quiet life in the village of St. Mary, England, until his brother's death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of literature and the loss of their respective spouses, the Major and Mrs. Ali soon find their friendship blossoming into something more. But will their relationship survive in a society that considers Ali a foreigner?
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
342064
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.I56294
LC item number
M35 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes reading guide
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, c2010
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
19986849
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2011 Random House trade pbk. ed.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9780812981223
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2009022231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812981223
  • 3653896
  • BK0009002136
Label
Major Pettigrew's last stand : a novel, Helen Simonson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes reading guide
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, c2010
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
19986849
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2011 Random House trade pbk. ed.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9780812981223
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2009022231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812981223
  • 3653896
  • BK0009002136

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