The Resource The winter girl : a novel, Matt Marinovich

The winter girl : a novel, Matt Marinovich

Label
The winter girl : a novel
Title
The winter girl
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Matt Marinovich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • It's wintertime in the Hamptons, where Scott and his wife, Elise, have come to be with her terminally ill father, Victor, to await the inevitable. As weeks turn to months, their daily routine--Elise at the hospital with her father, Scott pretending to work and drinking Victor's booze--only highlights their growing resentment and dissatisfaction with the usual litany of unhappy marriages: work, love, passion, each other. But then Scott notices something simple, even innocuous. Every night at precisely eleven, the lights in the neighbor's bedroom turn off. It's clearly a timer...but in the dead of winter with no one else around, there's something about that light he can't let go of. So one day while Elise is at the hospital, he breaks in. And he feels a jolt of excitement he hasn't felt in a long time. Soon, it's not hard to enlist his wife as a partner in crime and see if they can't restart the passion. Their one simple transgression quickly sends husband and wife down a deliriously wicked spiral of bad decisions, infidelities, escalating violence, and absolutely shocking revelations
  • It's wintertime in the Hamptons, where Scott and his wife, Elise, have come to be with her terminally ill father, Victor, to await the inevitable. As weeks turn to months, their daily routine--Elise at the hospital with her father, Scott pretending to work and drinking Victor's booze--only highlights their growing resentment and dissatisfaction with the usual litany of unhappy marriages: work, love, passion, each other. But then Scott notices something simple, even innocuous. Every night at precisely eleven, the lights in the neighbor's bedroom turn off. It's clearly a timer...but in the dead of winter with no one else around, there's something about that light he can't let go of. So one day while Elise is at the hospital, he breaks in. And he feels a jolt of excitement he hasn't felt in a long time. Soon, it's not hard to enlist his wife as a partner in crime and see if they can't restart the passion. Their one simple transgression quickly sends husband and wife down a deliriously wicked spiral of bad decisions, infidelities, escalating violence, and absolutely shocking revelations
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marinovich, Matt
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A7488
LC item number
W56 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Marriage
  • Trespass
  • Hamptons (N.Y.)
Label
The winter girl : a novel, Matt Marinovich
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780385539975
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014040417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2014040417
Label
The winter girl : a novel, Matt Marinovich
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780385539975
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014040417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2014040417

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