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The Resource Heft, Liz Moore

Heft, Liz Moore

Label
Heft
Title
Heft
Statement of responsibility
Liz Moore
Title variation
Heft
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arthur weighs 550 pounds and hasn't left his rambling Brooklyn home in a decade. Kel navigates life as a poor kid in a rich school, and pins his hopes on what seems like a promising baseball career. An unexpected connection transforms both their lives as they find sustenance and friendship in the most surprising places
Summary
Former academic Arthur Opp weighs 550 pounds and hasn't left his rambling Brooklyn home in a decade. Twenty miles away in Yonkers, seventeen-year-old Kel Keller navigates life as the poor kid in a rich school and pins his hopes on what seems like a promising baseball career. The link between this unlikely pair is Kel's mother, Charlene, a former student of Arthur's. After nearly two decades of silence, it is Charlene's unexpected phone call to Arthur that jostles them into action
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10028864
Cataloging source
DLC
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1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Liz
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.O5644
LC item number
H44 2012
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Life change events
  • Overweight men
  • Self-realization
  • Obesity
  • Friendship
  • Domestic fiction
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
Heft, Liz Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780393081503
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011031979
System control number
  • (OCoLC)738350106
  • (OCoLC)ocn738350106
Label
Heft, Liz Moore
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780393081503
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011031979
System control number
  • (OCoLC)738350106
  • (OCoLC)ocn738350106

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