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A gate at the stairs : a novel / Lorrie Moore.

Moore, Lorrie. (Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FPB MOO GAT (Text) 34207001523951 Adult Fiction PB Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil MOORE (Text) 38160000376630 Second Floor, Fiction Available -
Royal Center-Boone Twp PL - Royal Center ACF MOO (Text) 75091000007939 ACF - Adult Christian Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780375708466 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 321 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st Vintage Comtempories ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Contempories/ Random House, Inc., 2010.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: As the United States begins gearing up for war in the Middle East, twenty-year-old Tassie Keltjin, the Midwestern daughter of a gentleman hill farmer has come to a university town as a college student, her brain on fire with Chaucer, Sylvia Plath, Simone de Beauvoir. As the year unfolds and she is drawn deeper into each of these lives, her own life back home becomes ever more alien to her: her parents are frailer; her brother, aimless and lost in high school, contemplates joining the military. Tassie finds herself becoming more and more the stranger she felt herself to be, and as life and love unravel dramatically, even shockingly, she is forever changed
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Neighbors > Fiction.
College students > Fiction.
United States > Social life and customs > 20th century > Fiction.
United States > Social conditions > 1945- > Fiction.

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