passa ai contenuti
Halfway home Anteprima di questo documento
ChiudiAnteprima di questo documento
Stiamo controllando…

Halfway home

Autore: Paul Monette
Editore: New York : Crown Publishers, ©1991.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
Banca dati:WorldCat
Sommario:
Halfway Home centers around the story of thirty-four year old Tom Shaheen, an actor living with AIDS in southern California who has been forced to retire, because of his illness, to an isolated beach house. Tom's peaceful existence is shaken to the core when he receives a sudden and unexpected visit from his brother, Brian, a former high school football hero who, well-loved and athletic, was Tom's exact opposite  Per saperne di più…
Voto:

(non ancora votato) 0 con commenti - Diventa il primo.

Soggetti
Altri come questo

 

Trova una copia in biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Stiamo ricercando le biblioteche che possiedono questo documento…

Dettagli

Genere/forma: Novels
Domestic fiction
Gay fiction
Fiction
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Monette, Paul.
Halfway home.
New York : Crown Publishers, ©1991
(OCoLC)645794878
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Paul Monette
ISBN: 0517583291 9780517583296
Numero OCLC: 22660578
Riconoscimenti: Gay and Lesbian Book Award (American Library Association), 1992.
Descrizione: 262 pages ; 24 cm
Altri titoli: Halfway home (Novel)
Responsabilità: Paul Monette.

Abstract:

Halfway Home centers around the story of thirty-four year old Tom Shaheen, an actor living with AIDS in southern California who has been forced to retire, because of his illness, to an isolated beach house. Tom's peaceful existence is shaken to the core when he receives a sudden and unexpected visit from his brother, Brian, a former high school football hero who, well-loved and athletic, was Tom's exact opposite while growing up. Brian's visit turns out to be more than Tom bargained for--Brian is seeking safety and sanctuary for himself and his family because of shady dealings in his contractor business back in Connecticut. In the midst of dealing with his brother's crisis, Tom begins to bond deeply with his landlord, Gray--a connection that evolves into a bittersweet love affair, inspiring hope that there can be a life after AIDS.

Commenti

Commenti degli utenti
Recuperando commenti GoodReads…
Stiamo recuperando commenti DOGObooks

Etichette

Le etichette di tutti gli utenti (2)

Vedi le etichette più popolari come: lista di etichette | nuvola di etichette

Documenti simili

Soggetti correlati:(6)

Liste di utenti con questo documento (4)

Conferma questa richiesta

Potresti aver già richiesto questo documento. Seleziona OK se si vuole procedere comunque con questa richiesta.

Dati collegati


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/22660578> # Halfway home
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "22660578" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061798> ; # Gay men
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939117> ; # Gay men
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204928> ; # California.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/752462#Topic/aids_disease_patients> ; # AIDS (Disease)--Patients
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/752462#Place/california_southern> ; # California, Southern
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/793864> ; # AIDS (Disease)--Patients
    schema:awards "Gay and Lesbian Book Award (American Library Association), 1992." ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1991" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/220958860> ; # Paul Monette
    schema:datePublished "1991" ;
    schema:description "Halfway Home centers around the story of thirty-four year old Tom Shaheen, an actor living with AIDS in southern California who has been forced to retire, because of his illness, to an isolated beach house. Tom's peaceful existence is shaken to the core when he receives a sudden and unexpected visit from his brother, Brian, a former high school football hero who, well-loved and athletic, was Tom's exact opposite while growing up. Brian's visit turns out to be more than Tom bargained for--Brian is seeking safety and sanctuary for himself and his family because of shady dealings in his contractor business back in Connecticut. In the midst of dealing with his brother's crisis, Tom begins to bond deeply with his landlord, Gray--a connection that evolves into a bittersweet love affair, inspiring hope that there can be a life after AIDS."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/752462> ; # Halfway home (Novel)
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Domestic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Gay fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Novels"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645794878> ;
    schema:name "Halfway home"@en ;
    schema:productID "22660578" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/22660578#PublicationEvent/new_york_crown_publishers_c1991> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/752462#Agent/crown_publishers> ; # Crown Publishers
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780517583296> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/22660578> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/752462#Agent/crown_publishers> # Crown Publishers
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Crown Publishers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/752462#Place/california_southern> # California, Southern
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "California, Southern" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061798> # Gay men
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Gay men"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204928> # California.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "California." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/793864> # AIDS (Disease)--Patients
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "AIDS (Disease)--Patients"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939117> # Gay men
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Gay men"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/220958860> # Paul Monette
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Monette" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Monette" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/752462> # Halfway home (Novel)
    schema:name "Halfway home (Novel)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780517583296>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0517583291" ;
    schema:isbn "9780517583296" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645794878>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Halfway home." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/22660578> ; # Halfway home
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Chiudi finestra

Per favore entra in WorldCat 

Non hai un account? Puoi facilmente crearne uno gratuito.