skip to content
Honestly, we meant well Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Honestly, we meant well

Author: Grant Ginder
Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2019. ©2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First international editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Sue Ellen Wright has what she thinks is a close-to-perfect life. A terrific job as a Classics professor, a loving husband, and a son who is just about to safely leave the nest. But then disaster strikes. She learns that her husband is cheating, and that her son has made a complete mess of his life. So, when the opportunity presents itself to take her family to the Greek island of Aegina for a month while she gives a  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: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Ginder
ISBN: 9781250244246 1250244242 9781250143150 1250143152
OCLC Number: 1105080609
Description: 308 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Grant Ginder.

Abstract:

BEAUTIFUL RUINS meets THE NEST in a novel about family, regret, and vacation from the author of THE PEOPLE WE HATE AT THE WEDDING.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This rollicking book has it all: sex, lies, and scenery. Grant Ginder weaves a wonderful, engrossing multi-generational family story, with the Greek isles as a backdrop so beautiful that the reader 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/1105080609> # Honestly, we meant well
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1105080609" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/spouses> ; # Spouses
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/adultery> ; # Adultery
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/life_change_events> ; # Life change events
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/women_college_teachers> ; # Women college teachers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/islands> ; # Islands
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/sons> ; # Sons
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Place/greece_aigina_municipality> ; # Greece--Aigina (Municipality)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/islands_greece> ; # Islands--Greece
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Place/aigina_greece_municipality> ; # Aigina (Greece : Municipality)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Place/greece> ; # Greece.
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Person/ginder_grant> ; # Grant Ginder
    schema:bookEdition "First international edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2019" ;
    schema:datePublished "2019" ;
    schema:description "Sue Ellen Wright has what she thinks is a close-to-perfect life. A terrific job as a Classics professor, a loving husband, and a son who is just about to safely leave the nest. But then disaster strikes. She learns that her husband is cheating, and that her son has made a complete mess of his life. So, when the opportunity presents itself to take her family to the Greek island of Aegina for a month while she gives a series of lectures, she jumps at the chance."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/8998165952> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Honestly, we meant well"@en ;
    schema:productID "1105080609" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781250143150> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781250244246> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1105080609> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Person/ginder_grant> # Grant Ginder
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ginder" ;
    schema:givenName "Grant" ;
    schema:name "Grant Ginder" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Place/aigina_greece_municipality> # Aigina (Greece : Municipality)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Aigina (Greece : Municipality)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Place/greece_aigina_municipality> # Greece--Aigina (Municipality)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Greece--Aigina (Municipality)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/life_change_events> # Life change events
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Life change events"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8998165952#Topic/women_college_teachers> # Women college teachers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Women college teachers"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781250143150>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1250143152" ;
    schema:isbn "9781250143150" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781250244246>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1250244242" ;
    schema:isbn "9781250244246" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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