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The folded world / by Amity Gaige.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC GAIGE (Text) 33946001885321 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Fic Gaige (Text) 30890000118206 Adult Books Upper level Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield FIC GAIGE (Text) 78292000255423 Adult Fiction Book Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 1590512480 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 9781590512487 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 294 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Other Press, c2007.

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Summary, etc.: The story of an idealistic young social worker drawn into the lives of his mentally ill clients. Charlie Shade was born into a quiet, prosperous life, but a sense of injustice dogs him. He feels destined to leave his life of "bread and laundry," to work instead with people in crisis. On his way, he meets his kindred spirit in Alice, a soulful young woman, living helplessly by laws of childhood superstition. Charlie's empathy with his clients is both admirable and nearly fatal. An adoring husband and new father, Charlie risks his own cherished, private domestic world to help others move beyond their haunted inner worlds into the larger world of love and connection.
Subject: Social workers > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.

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