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A spot of bother : a novel / Mark Haddon.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F HAD (Text) 34330512196701 Adult - General Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307278869 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0307278867 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 354 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Contemporaries, 2007.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: At the age of sixty-one, George Hall settles to a comfortable retirement. His tempestuous daughter, Katie, then announces that she is getting remarried to the deeply inappropriate Ray to her family's displeasure. Her mother, Jean, is disgusted with the huge preparation the wedding entails, which also disrupts her late-life affair with one of her husband's ex-colleagues. The seemingly neat and pleasant life of George and Jean's son, Jamie, disintegrates when he fails to invite his lover, Tony, to the dreaded nuptials.
Subject: Older men > Fiction.
Mortality > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.

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