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Author Honeyman, Gail, author.

Title Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine / Gail Honeyman.

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Books, 2018.
8 holds on first copy returned of 3 copies


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library Fiction    HONEYMAN,GAI    On Holdshelf
 PAS Hastings Branch Paperback    PB FIC HONEYMAN,G    On Holdshelf
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Fiction    FIC HONEYMAN,G    On Holdshelf
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
5 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hastings Branch On Order.
Description 325, 7 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Reese's Book Club."
Includes: A Penguin Readers Guide to Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine.
Summary "Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she's thinking. That, combined with her unusual appearance (scarred cheek, tendency to wear the same clothes year in, year out), means that Eleanor has become a creature of habit (to say the least) and a bit of a loner. Nothing is missing in her carefully timetabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats with Mummy. But everything changes when Eleanor meets Raymond, the bumbling and deeply unhygienic IT guy from her office. When she and Raymond together save Sammy, an elderly gentleman who has fallen on the sidewalk, the three become the kind of friends who rescue each other from the lives of isolation they have each been living. And it is Raymond's big heart that will ultimately help Eleanor find the way to repair her own profoundly damaged one"-- Provided by publisher.
Awards Costa First Novel Award, Shortlist 2017.
Subject Single women -- Fiction.
Social isolation -- Fiction.
Intergenerational relations -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Computer technicians -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Romance fiction.
Psychological fiction.
ISBN 9780735220690 (paperback)
0735220697 (paperback)

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