The Resource As We Are Now : A Novel, (electronic resource)

As We Are Now : A Novel, (electronic resource)

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As We Are Now : A Novel
Title
As We Are Now
Title remainder
A Novel
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Language
eng
Summary
A powerful and beautiful novella of one woman, consigned to a dreary retirement home, who wages a defiant battle against the dulling forces around her After seventy-six-year-old Caro Spencer suffers a heart attack, her family sends her to a private retirement home to wait out the rest of her days. Her memory growing fuzzy, Caro decides to keep a journal to document the daily goings-on—her feelings of confinement and boredom; her distrust of the home’s owner, Harriet Hatfield, and her daughter, Rose; her pity for the more incapacitated residents; her resentment of her brother, John, for leaving her alone. The journal entries describe not only her frustrations, but also small moments of beauty—found in a welcome visit from her minister, or in watching a bird in the garden. But as she writes, Caro grows increasingly sensitive to the casual atrocities of retirement-home life. Even as she acknowledges her mind is beginning to fail, she is determined to fight back against the injustices foisted upon the home’s occupants. This ebook features an extended biography of May Sarton
Cataloging source
VALIL
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ3.S249PS3537.A832
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
As We Are Now : A Novel, (electronic resource)
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As We Are Now : A Novel, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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ocn883114271
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Extent
1 online resource (128 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781497646315
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.) (EPUB)
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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