The Resource The giant's house : a romance, Elizabeth McCracken

The giant's house : a romance, Elizabeth McCracken

Label
The giant's house : a romance
Title
The giant's house
Title remainder
a romance
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth McCracken
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A platonic romance between a librarian and a teenage boy. The boy is James, who suffers from giantism--never stops growing--while she is Peggy, a spinster 14 years his senior. During their 10-year relationship she redoes a house and a car to fit him. Only when he dies is there sex--with his father
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCracken, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.C35248
LC item number
G5 1996
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women librarians
  • Giants
  • Cape Cod (Mass.)

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