Lila (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Lila Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lila

Author: Marilynne Robinson
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Lila, homeless and alone after years of roaming the countryside, steps inside a small-town Iowa church -- the only available shelter from the rain -- and ignites a romance and a debate that will reshape her life. She becomes the wife of a minister, John Ames, and begins a new existence while trying to make sense of the days of suffering that preceded her newfound security. Neglected as a toddler, Lila was rescued by  Read more...
Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 1 with a review

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Detective and mystery stories, American
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilynne Robinson
ISBN: 9780374187613 0374187614 9781250074843 1250074843
OCLC Number: 863100259
Awards: Winner of American National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction 2015 (UK)
Long-listed for Man Booker Prize 2015 (UK)
Long-listed for Warwick Prize for Writing 2015 (UK)
Long-listed for International Dublin Literary Award 2016 (UK)
Description: 261 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Marilynne Robinson.
More information:

Abstract:

Marilynne Robinson, one of the greatest novelists of our time, returns to the town of Gilead in an unforgettable story about a girl who lived on the fringes of society in fear, awe, and wonder.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A masterpiece . . . Lila is a superb creation * Publishers Weekly * One of the greatest living novelists . . . [Lila is] just as wise, moving and genuine as its predecessors * Harper's Bazaar * Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

www.freerun35.com

by cheapshoesonline (WorldCat user published 2014-11-25) Excellent Permalink

Authentic <a href="http://www.freerun35.com/products/?Nike-Roshe-Run-c14_p1.html">Nike Roshe Run Cheap </a> , Nike Roshe Run Running Shoes Sale Online. These Nike Roshe Runs listed below are all available now online and with free shipping. Check the prices and direct links...
Read more...  Read more...

  • Was this review helpful to you?
  •   
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

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

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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