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The messy lives of book people / Phaedra Patrick.

Patrick, Phaedra, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432896461
  • ISBN: 1432896466
  • Physical Description: 503 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Thorndike Press large print basic"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Liv Green barely scrapes by to make ends meet, often finding escape in a good book. She can't believe her luck when she lands a job housekeeping for her hero, bestselling author Essie Starling. The last thing Liv expected was to be the only person Essie talks to, which leads to a tenuous friendship. When Essie passes away suddenly, Liv is astonished to learn that her dying wish was for Liv to complete her final novel. To do so, Liv will have to step into Essie's shoes. As Liv begins to write, she uncovers secrets from the past that reveal a surprising connection between the two women that will change Liv's own life story forever"-- Back cover.
Subject: Women household employees > Fiction.
Women novelists > Fiction.
Recluses > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

Available copies

  • 3 of 10 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ansonia Public Library.


  • 2 current holds with 10 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ansonia Public Library LP PATRICK, PHAEDRA (Text) 34045145960808 Adult New Large Type Available -

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