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Recipe for a perfect wife / Karma Brown.

Brown, Karma, (author.).

Available copies

  • 5 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Series Information

Thorndike Press large print women's fiction
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg LP FIC BROWN (Text) 32826014288757 New Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW LARGE.PRINT FICTION BROWN (Text) 37516002063730 Adult New Book Shelf-Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library LP F BRO (Text) 70621000229908 Adult - Large Print Fiction Available -
Scott County PL - Austin FIC BRO (Text) 35830802035195 Large Print - Fiction In process -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP BRO (Text) 78731000519214 New Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC BRO LgP (Text) 70741000163161 Large Print Checked out 01/28/2021
Thorntown PL - Thorntown FIC BRO (Text) 30034001365314 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432877286
  • Physical Description: 489 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage company, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Contains bibliographical references [pages 485-486].
Summary, etc.:
Alice Hale left a career in publicity to become a writer and follow her husband to the New York suburbs. Unaccustomed to filling her days alone in a big, empty house, she is captivated by a vintage cookbook found buried in a box in the old home's basement, and by the cookbook's previous owner. As Alice cooks her way through 1950s housewife Nellie Murdoch's past, she realizes that within the cookbook's pages are clues about Nellie's life-- including unsent letters penned to her mother. Uncovering a more sinister side to Nellie's marriage, Alice begins to take control of her life-- and protect herself with a few secrets of her own.
Subject: Housewives > Fiction.
Imagination > Fiction.
Patriarchy > History > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.
Cookbooks > Fiction.
FICTION / Family Life.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Women.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Large type books.

Series Information

Thorndike Press large print women's fiction

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