The Resource The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel, Margot Livesey

The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel, Margot Livesey

Label
The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel
Title
The flight of Gemma Hardy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Margot Livesey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Overcoming a life of hardship and loneliness, Gemma Hardy, a brilliant and determined young woman, accepts a position as an au pair on the remote Orkney Islands where she faces her biggest challenge yet
Title
The flight of Gemma Hardy
Creator
Contributor
Summary
After her widowed father drowns, Gemma Hardy leaves Iceland to live with family in Scotland where she encounters many difficulties as she grows up. Eventually she accepts a post as an au pair on the Orkney Islands where she finds herself attracted to her employer, Mr. Sinclair. When Gemma returns briefly to Iceland to search for her family she understands more about herself. This story is set in the 1950s and 60s.
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10029008
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.L563
LC item number
F58 2012c
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Margot Livesey
Label
The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel, Margot Livesey
Publication
Note
Reprint with new "P.S. insights, interviews & more" section. [p. 1-14] at the back of the book
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  • FULCO-ROC
  • FULCO-ROC
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
20363893
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
446 pages, 14 pages
Isbn
9780062064233
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
20363893
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn809796524
  • (OCoLC)809796524

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