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The Art of Fielding / a novel by Chad Harbach.

Harbach, Chad. (Author).
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  • 40 of 40 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 40 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC HARBACH ART (Text) 34207001621722 Adult Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F HAR (Text) 37521530310814 AMPL Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F HARBACH C. (Text) 34706001306432 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler F HAR (Text) 34044000758811 ADULT FICTION Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC HARBACH (Text) 33118000148055 Adult: General Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC HAR ART (Text) 34304000425401 Adult - Fiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main F HARBACH chad Art (Text) 840191001962077 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora FIC HAR (Text) 50825010595873 Fiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett FIC HAR (Text) 30010170629581 Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg FIC HAR (Text) 32826011839511 Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316126694
  • Physical Description: 512 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2011.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: At Westish College, a small school on the shore of Lake Michigan, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for the big leagues. Then a routine throw goes disastrously off course and the fates of five people are upended. Henry's life purpose is called into question. Longtime bachelor Guert Affenlight, the college's president, has fallen unexpectedly and helplessly in love. Owen Dunne, Henry's gay roommate and teammate, becomes swept up in a dangerous affair. Mike Schwartz, the team captain and Henry's best friend, realizes he has guided Henry's career at the expense of his own. And Pella Affenlight, Guert's daughter, returns to Westish to start a new life after escaping an ill-fated marriage. As the season counts down to its climactic final game, these five confront their deepest hopes, anxieties, and secrets, and help one another to discover their true paths. Written with boundless intelligence and filled with the tenderness of youth, The Art of Fielding is an expansive, warmhearted novel about ambition and its limits, about the bonds of family and friendship and love, and about commitment--to oneself and to others.
Subject: College students > Fiction.
Baseball players > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Michigan, Lake, Region > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
College stories.

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