The Resource Other people's children : a novel, R. J. Hoffmann

Other people's children : a novel, R. J. Hoffmann

Label
Other people's children : a novel
Title
Other people's children
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
R. J. Hoffmann
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A riveting debut novel about a couple whose dream of adopting a baby is shattered when the teenage mother reclaims her child. Gail and Jon Durbin moved to the Chicago suburbs to set up house as soon as Gail got pregnant. But then she miscarried -- once, twice, three times. Determined to expand their family, the Durbins turn to adoption. When several adoptions fall through, Gail's desire for a child overwhelms her. Carli is a pregnant teenager from a blue-collar town nearby, with dreams of going to college and getting out of her mother's home. When she makes the gut-wrenching decision to give her baby up for adoption, she chooses the Durbins. But Carli's mother, Marla, has other plans for her grandbaby--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffmann, R. J.
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.O4727
LC item number
O84 2021
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adoption
  • Families
  • Infertility
  • Teenage mothers
  • FICTION / Family Life / General
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Other people's children : a novel, R. J. Hoffmann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1162987761
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9781982159092
Lccn
2020031134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1162987761
  • (OCoLC)1162987761
Label
Other people's children : a novel, R. J. Hoffmann
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1162987761
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9781982159092
Lccn
2020031134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1162987761
  • (OCoLC)1162987761

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