Child's play : a novel
(Large Print)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
New York : Random House Large Print, [2019].
ISBN
9780593168233, 0593168232
Status

Description

Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

Copies

LocationCall NumberStatus
Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library District - StacksLT F STEOn Shelf
Batavia Public Library District - Large TypeLARGE PRINT FIC Steel, DanielleOn Shelf
Bensenville Community Public Library District - Adult Large Print FictionSTEEL (LGPR)On Shelf
Berwyn Public Library - StacksLARGE PRINT STEELOn Shelf
Bloomingdale Public Library - Large TypeF STE (LARGE PRINT)On Shelf
Show All Copies

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Other Editions and Formats

More Details

Format
Large Print
Edition
First large print edition.
Physical Desc
320 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Language
English

Notes

Description
"A senior partner at a prestigious New York law firm, Kate Morgan couldn't be prouder of her three grown children. Tamara, Anthony, and Claire all went to great schools, chose wonderful career paths, and would have made their father proud. A single mother for years after the death of her husband, Kate keeps a tight rein on her family, her career, and even her own emotions, never once asking herself if she truly knows her children . . . or if her hopes for them are the right ones, and what they want. She is about to find out. During one hectic summer in Manhattan, Kate's world turns upside down. One child has been keeping an astonishing secret while another confesses to an equally shocking truth. A wonderful match and picture-book wedding are traded for a relationship that shakes Kate to her core. A totally inappropriate love affair and an out-of-wedlock baby complete the chaos. Challenged as a mother and as a successful independent woman herself, Kate struggles to keep up with a dizzying and escalating chain of events, and begins to realize that she has a part to play in the chaos. Because Kate too has kept secrets from her children. Sometimes the surprising choices our children make are the right ones . . . better than what we wanted for them. More often than not, parenting is about letting go of our dreams and embracing theirs"--,Provided by publisher.
Local note
LARGE PRINT

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Steel, D. (2019). Child's play: a novel (First large print edition.). Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steel, Danielle. 2019. Child's Play: A Novel. New York: Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steel, Danielle. Child's Play: A Novel New York: Random House Large Print, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Steel, Danielle. Child's Play: A Novel First large print edition., Random House Large Print, 2019.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.