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The story hour : a novel, Thrity Umrigar

Label
The story hour : a novel
Title
The story hour
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Thrity Umrigar
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An experienced psychologist, Maggie carefully maintains emotional distance from her patients. But when she meets a young Indian woman who tried to kill herself, her professional detachment disintegrates. Cut off from her family in India, Lakshmi is desperately lonely and trapped in a loveless marriage to a domineering man who limits her world to their small restaurant and grocery store. Moved by her plight, Maggie treats Lakshmi in her home office for free, quickly realizing that the despondent woman doesn't need a shrink; she needs a friend. Determined to empower Lakshmi as a woman who feels valued in her own right, Maggie abandons protocol, and soon doctor and patient have become close friends
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
The story hour : a novel, Thrity Umrigar
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The story hour : a novel, Thrity Umrigar
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn864504302
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780062374387
Isbn Type
(International ed.)
Lccn
2013046391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2389218
  • (OCoLC)864504302

Library Locations

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