The Resource Bright, precious days, Jay McInerney., (electronic resource)

Bright, precious days, Jay McInerney., (electronic resource)

Label
Bright, precious days
Title
Bright, precious days
Statement of responsibility
Jay McInerney.
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The crowning achievement from the preeminent writer of his generation: following Brightness Falls and The Good Life, Bright, Precious Things builds on a series increasingly akin to John Updike's Rabbit novels but with a long-standing if weathered couple at its heart. Russell and Corrine Calloway seem to be living the New York dream: book parties one night and high-society charity events the next; jobs they care about (and actually enjoy); twin children, a boy and a girl whose birth was truly miraculous; a loft in Tribeca and summers in the Hamptons. But all of this comes at a high cost. Russell, an independent publisher, has cultural clout but minimal cash; as he navigates an industry that requires, beyond astute literary taste, constant financial improvisation, he encounters an audacious, expensive and potentially ruinous opportunity. Meanwhile, instead of seeking personal profit in this incredibly wealthy city, Corrine is devoted to feeding its hungry poor, and they soon discover they're being priced out of their now fashionable neighborhood. Then Corrine's world is turned upside down when the man with whom she'd had an ill-fated affair in the wake of 9/11 suddenly reappears. As the novel unfolds across a period of stupendous change including Obama's historic election and the global economic collapse he inherited the Calloways will find themselves and their marriage tested more severely than they ever could have anticipated"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McInerney, Jay
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.C3694
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Urban Life
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Families
Label
Bright, precious days, Jay McInerney., (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn942611640
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101948019
Lccn
2016010138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8AFC506B-AE92-40A0-8302-1B767007F0DB
System control number
(OCoLC)942611640
Label
Bright, precious days, Jay McInerney., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn942611640
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101948019
Lccn
2016010138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8AFC506B-AE92-40A0-8302-1B767007F0DB
System control number
(OCoLC)942611640

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