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Collection: 7-day Books
Call Number: F
Author: Straub, Emma
Title: All adults here
Summary, etc. note: "A warm, funny and keenly perceptive novel about the lifecycle of one family -- as the kids become parents, grandchildren become teenagers, and a matriarch confronts the legacy of her mistakes, from the New York Times-bestselling author of Modern Lovers and The Vacationers When Astrid Strick witnesses a school bus accident in the center of town, it jostles loose a repressed memory from her young parenting days, decades years earlier. Suddenly, Astrid realizes she was not quite the parent she thought she'd been to her three, now-grown children. But to what consequence? Astrid's youngest son is drifting and unfocused, making parenting mistakes of his own. Her daughter is intentionally pregnant yet struggling to give up her own adolescence. And her eldest seems to measure his adult life according to standards no one else shares. But who gets to decide, so many years later, which long-ago lapses were the ones that mattered? Who decides which apologies really count? It might be that only Astrid's 13-year-old granddaughter and her new friend really understand the courage it takes to tell the truth to the people you love the most. In All Adults Here, Emma Straub's unique alchemy of wisdom, humor and insight come together in a deeply satisfying story about adult siblings, aging parents, high school boyfriends, middle school mean girls, the lifelong effects of birth order, and all the other things that follow us into adulthood, whether we like them to or not"--

International Standard Book Number: 9781594634697
: (hardback)
: (ebook)
Canceled/invalid ISBN: 9780698407985
Description conventions: rda
Authentication code: pcc
Classification number: PS3619.T74259
Item number: A78 2020
Edition number: 23
Classification number: 813/.6
Relator term: author.
Statement of responsibility, etc.: Emma Straub.
Place of publication: New York ,NY
Name of publisher: Riverhead Books/ Penguin Random House LLC
Date of publication: 2020
: New York :
: Riverhead Books,
: 2020.
Extent: 356 pages
Dimensions: 24 cm
: rdacontent
: text
: txt
: rdamedia
: unmediated
: n
: rdacarrier
: volume
: nc
: Provided by publisher.
Source of acquisition: Donated
Purchase price: 27.00
Subject: Humor
Subject: Forgiveness
Subject: KIndness
Subject: Love
Genre/form data or focus term: Domestic fiction.
Main entry heading: Straub, Emma,
Place, publisher, and date of publication: New York : Riverhead, 2020.
Display text: Online version:
Title: All adults here
Record control number: (DLC) 2019025434
International Standard Book Number: 9780698407985
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: 1 shelf copy
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: xk06 2021-07-01 1 copy rec'd, to CIP ver.
: xk06 2021-07-15 x-copy to LOAN
: xk12 2019-06-21
: xk06 2021-07-01 to LOAN
: xk12 2019-06-21 (telework) to CIP

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