The Resource Damage control, Amber Dermont

Damage control, Amber Dermont

Label
Damage control
Title
Damage control
Statement of responsibility
Amber Dermont
Title variation
Damage control
Title variation remainder
stories
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents a collection of short stories that features characters at crossroads, from a man who teaches etiquette throughout his girlfriend's indictment, to a widow who rents herself out as a "professional grandchild" to elderly women
  • Damage Control displays Amber Dermont's remarkable gift for portraying characters at crossroads. In "Lyndon," a daughter visits presidential landmarks following the death of her father. In "Damage Control," a young man works at an etiquette school while his girlfriend is indicted for embezzlement. A widow rents herself to elderly women and vacations with them as a "professional grandchild" in "Stella at the Winter Palace." And in "The Language of Martyrs" a couple houses a mail order bride on behalf of the husband's Russian mother
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dermont, Amber
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3604.E75455
LC item number
D36 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Short stories, American
Label
Damage control, Amber Dermont
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lyndon -- Damage control -- The order -- A splendid wife -- Stella at the winter palace -- The language of martyrs -- Number one tuna -- Assembling the troops -- Merchants -- Sorry, you are not a winner -- Afternoons in the museum of childhood -- Notes toward an anatomy of pain -- The master of novices -- Camp
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780312642815
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012042127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn822229864
  • 677035
Label
Damage control, Amber Dermont
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lyndon -- Damage control -- The order -- A splendid wife -- Stella at the winter palace -- The language of martyrs -- Number one tuna -- Assembling the troops -- Merchants -- Sorry, you are not a winner -- Afternoons in the museum of childhood -- Notes toward an anatomy of pain -- The master of novices -- Camp
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780312642815
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012042127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn822229864
  • 677035

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