The Resource Conrad and Eleanor : a novel, Jane Rogers

Conrad and Eleanor : a novel, Jane Rogers

Label
Conrad and Eleanor : a novel
Title
Conrad and Eleanor
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jane Rogers
Title variation
Conrad & Eleanor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of a marriage, and of two lives in science. When Conrad fails to return from a conference, Eleanor wonders if it is because of the affair she is having? Or perhaps it is because his research into transgenic monkey hearts is stalling; perhaps he is sick of having the less successful career of the two of them? She is a leading expert in stem cell research. Their grown-up children suspect Eleanor of murdering their father; El secretly fears that what has driven Con away is his discovery of their daughter Cara's parentage. While his family in Manchester, England, scrabble for clues and reasons, Conrad--alone, confused, and on the run from a crazed animal rights activist--loses himself in the cold foggy streets of Bologna. He revisits the stages of his long marriage to El, from the happiness of the year of Cara's birth to the grief and anger he now feels. Both partners are forced to re-examine their relationship, and, in the process, to move closer to an understanding of what it is that matters most to each of them. Conrad and Eleanor is a radical, remarkably nuanced look at marriage"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
Conrad and Eleanor : a novel, Jane Rogers
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Conrad and Eleanor : a novel, Jane Rogers
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn923792660
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Dimensions
22 cm
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Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9781782397922
Lccn
2016013356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)923792660

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