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Author Benjamin, Chloe, author.

Title The immortalists / Chloe Benjamin.

Publication Info. New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2018]
2 holds on first copy returned of 16 copies


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 GDL Central Library Fiction    BENJAMIN,CHL    Available
 GDL Central Library Fiction  New Shelf  BENJAMIN,CHL    Available
 GDL Central Library Fiction    BENJAMIN,CHL    DUE 07-27-19
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Fiction  New Shelf  BENJAMIN,CHL    DUE 07-20-19
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 GDL Library Connection Fiction    BENJAMIN,CHL    Available
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 PAS Allendale Branch Fiction    FIC BENJAMIN,C    Available
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1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Grandview Library Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hastings Branch On Order.
Description 346 pages ; 24 cm
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Summary It's 1969 in New York City's Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, a traveling psychic who claims to be able to tell anyone the day they will die. The Gold children -- four adolescents on the cusp of self-awareness -- sneak out to hear their fortunes. Their prophecies inform their next five decades. Golden-boy Simon escapes to the West Coast, searching for love in '80s San Francisco. Dreamy Klara becomes a Las Vegas magician, obsessed with blurring reality and fantasy. Eldest son Daniel seeks security as an army doctor post-9/11, hoping to control fate. Bookish Varya throws herself into longevity research, where she tests the boundary between science and immortality. The Immortalists probes the line between destiny and choice, reality and illusion, this world and the next. It is a deeply moving testament to the power of story, the nature of belief, and the unrelenting pull of familial bonds.
Awards New York Times Best Seller List.
Subject Prophecies -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Fortune-tellers -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Fate and fatalism -- Fiction.
Aging -- Fiction.
Magicians -- Fiction.
United States -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Other Form: Online version: Benjamin, Chloe. Immortalists. New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2018] 9780735213197 (DLC) 2017001434
ISBN 9780735213180 (hardcover)
0735213186 (hardcover)
9780735218406 (international edition)
9780735213197 (electronic publication)
9780735218406 (paperback)
0735218404 (paperback)
9780735215092 (paperback)
Standard No. 9780735213180 52600

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