The hours: A Novel

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IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 9
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Winner of the Pulitzer prize, the Pen/Faulkner Award for Fiction, and nominated for 9 Academy Awards, "The Hours" is now available on Unabridged CD. Passionate, profound, and deeply moving, "The Hours "tells the story of three women: Clarissa Vaughan, who one New York morning goes about planning a party in honor of a beloved friend; Laura Brown, who in a 1950s Los Angeles suburb slowly begins to feel the constraints of a perfect family and home; and Virginia Woolf, recuperating with her husband in a London suburb and beginning to write" Mrs. Dalloway." By the end of the novel, the stories have intertwined, and finally come together in an act of subtle and haunting grace, demonstrating Michael Cunningham's deep empathy for his characters as well as the extraordinary resonance of his language.
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ISBN:
9780312305062
9780374172893
9780312243029
9781429957946
9780736698955
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6.6, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
960L
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subject_facet Audiobooks
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Terminally ill -- Fiction
Women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction
Woolf, Virginia, -- 1882-1941 -- Influence -- Fiction
title_display The hours
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The hours / Michael Cunningham
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Fiction
Influence
Literature
Man-woman relationships
Terminally ill
Women
Woolf, Virginia