skip to content
All the water in the world : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

All the water in the world : a novel

Author: Karen Raney
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Fiction   Computer File : English : First Scribner hardcover editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
At sixteen, Maddy has loyal friends, a mother with whom she's unusually close, a father she's never met, devoted grandparents, and a crush on a boy named Jack. Maddy also has cancer. Living in the shadow of uncertainty, Maddy seeks out her first romantic relationship, finds solace in music and art, gets involved in the battle against climate change, and tracks down her father. Meanwhile her mother, Eve, must come to  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Domestic fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Raney, Karen.
All the Water in the World.
[New York] : Scribner, 2019
(OCoLC)1109800205
Material Type: Document, Fiction
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Raney
ISBN: 9781982108694 198210869X 9781473694934 1473694930
OCLC Number: 1056740155
Description: 345 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Karen Raney.

Abstract:

At sixteen, Maddy has loyal friends, a mother with whom she's unusually close, a father she's never met, devoted grandparents, and a crush on a boy named Jack. Maddy also has cancer. Living in the shadow of uncertainty, Maddy seeks out her first romantic relationship, finds solace in music and art, gets involved in the battle against climate change, and tracks down her father. Meanwhile her mother, Eve, must come to terms with the daughter she only partly knows, in a world she can't control. -- adapted from jacket

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This tender bruise of a novel captures a mother and her teenage daughter in a heart-rending moment of change. Full of both joy and despair, its careful elegant prose dissects the tragedies of life Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1056740155> # All the water in the world : a novel
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1056740155" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/fiction_coming_of_age> ; # FICTION--Coming of Age
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/cancer_patients> ; # Cancer--Patients
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/absentee_fathers> ; # Absentee fathers
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.92/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/teenagers> ; # Teenagers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/fiction_women> ; # FICTION--Women
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/mothers_and_daughters> ; # Mothers and daughters
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/teenage_girls_conduct_of_life> ; # Teenage girls--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/teenage_girls_cancer> ; # Teenage girls--Cancer
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/fiction_family_life_general> ; # FICTION--Family Life--General
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Person/raney_karen> ; # Karen Raney
    schema:bookEdition "First Scribner hardcover edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2019" ;
    schema:datePublished "2019" ;
    schema:description "At sixteen, Maddy has loyal friends, a mother with whom she's unusually close, a father she's never met, devoted grandparents, and a crush on a boy named Jack. Maddy also has cancer. Living in the shadow of uncertainty, Maddy seeks out her first romantic relationship, finds solace in music and art, gets involved in the battle against climate change, and tracks down her father. Meanwhile her mother, Eve, must come to terms with the daughter she only partly knows, in a world she can't control. -- adapted from jacket"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5483356031> ;
    schema:genre "Domestic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Bildungsromans"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1109800205> ;
    schema:name "All the water in the world : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "1056740155" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781982108694> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781473694934> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB9A3749> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1056740155> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Person/raney_karen> # Karen Raney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Raney" ;
    schema:givenName "Karen" ;
    schema:name "Karen Raney" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/fiction_coming_of_age> # FICTION--Coming of Age
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "FICTION--Coming of Age"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/fiction_family_life_general> # FICTION--Family Life--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "FICTION--Family Life--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/mothers_and_daughters> # Mothers and daughters
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mothers and daughters"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/teenage_girls_cancer> # Teenage girls--Cancer
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Teenage girls--Cancer"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5483356031#Topic/teenage_girls_conduct_of_life> # Teenage girls--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Teenage girls--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781473694934>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1473694930" ;
    schema:isbn "9781473694934" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781982108694>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "198210869X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781982108694" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1109800205>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "All the Water in the World." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1056740155> ; # All the water in the world : a novel
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.