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7 edition of Larry"s party found in the catalog.

Larry"s party

by Carol Shields

  • 392 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Wheeler Pub. in Rockland, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Men -- Fiction,
  • Landscape architects -- Fiction,
  • Self-disclosure -- Fiction,
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCarol Shields.
    SeriesWheeler large print book series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.S514 L37 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 398 p. (large print) :
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL354902M
    ISBN 101568955375
    LC Control Number98014664


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Larry's Party Paperback – September 1, by Carol Shields (Author)Cited by: Larrys Party the novel focuses on 20 years in the life of Larry.

The book is divided into 15 chapters and you could say they are interlinked by small details, which crop up. I wont go into what happens to Larry because Id rather the reader to discover that/5. Each chapter is dedicated to a different aspect of Larry's life e.g.

Larry's Friends and Larry's Work. Through these chapters we can piece together the various threads of his life and, in this way, the book is an exploration of what it means to be a man in the modern world/5(41). The only extraordinary thing about Larry Weller is that he is the subject of Larry's Party, the new novel from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carol Shields that celebrates the twisting—and often chaotic—path of his life/5(17).

Larrys Party" Paperback – See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, "Please retry" — $ $ Paperback from $ Manufacturer: Penguin Boks, Inc, Larry’s Party gives us, as it were, a CAT scan of his life, in episodes between andthat seamlessly flash backward and forward.

We follow this young floral designer through two marriages and divorces, and his interactions with his parents, friends, and a son. The winner of the Orange Prize for fiction, Larry's Party is an unforgettable novel about an ordinary guy made extraordinary by his creator's perception, irony and wit.

A landscaper, Larry Weller adapts to society's changing expectations for men until his deepening passion for garden mazes brings his search for himself to a satisfying end/5(59).

"Larry's Party", a novel by Carol Shields, is a humorous treatment of an ordinary young man who reaches the height of his powers in his mid forties after two marriages and a loving relationship. A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy.

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