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Author Lally, Caitriona, author.

Title Eggshells : a novel / Catriona Lally.

Publication Info. Brooklyn : Melville House, [2017]
2015

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Fiction - CHVY-11  F LAL    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Adult Fiction - CCBB-2  F LALLY    AVAILABLE
 Colona District PL Stacks - CLNG-7  FIC LAL    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Fiction - DKLY-12  FIC LAL    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Fiction - FPLY-13  FICTION LALLY    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Fiction - IPLY-11  FIC LAL    AVAILABLE
 Mokena Community PL Adult Fiction - MKBB-1  LALLY C    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Fiction - MPLG-6  FIC LAL    AVAILABLE
 Mt. Carroll Twp PL Stacks - MCLY-14  F LAL    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Fiction - NSLY-11  F LALLY    AVAILABLE

Edition First edition.
Description 273 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "First published in 2015 by Liberties Press."
Summary Vivian doesn't feel like she fits in - and never has. As a child, she was so whimsical that her parents told her she was "left by fairies." Now, living alone in Dublin, the neighbors treat her like she's crazy, her older sister condescends to her, social workers seem to have registered her as troubled, and she hasn't a friend in the world. So, she decides it's time to change her life: She begins by advertising for a friend. Not just any friend. She wants one named Penelope. Meanwhile, she roams the city, mapping out a new neighborhood every day, seeking her escape route to a better world, the other world her parents told her she came from. And then one day someone named Penelope answers her ad for a friend. And from that moment on, Vivian's life begins to change.
Subject Friendship -- Fiction.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- Patients -- Fiction.
Dublin (Ireland) -- Fiction.
Other Form: Online version: Lally, Caitriona, author. Eggshells. First edition. Brooklyn : Melville House, [2017] 9781612195988 (DLC) 2016031930
ISBN 9781612195971 (hardcover)
1612195970 (hardcover)

 
    
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