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Pineapple Street : a novel  Cover Image Book Book

Pineapple Street : a novel / Jenny Jackson.

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  • ISBN: 9780735244412
  • ISBN: 0735244413
  • ISBN: 9780593490693
  • ISBN: 059349069X
  • ISBN: 9780593654705
  • ISBN: 0593654706
  • Physical Description: 304 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Viking Canada, 2023.

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Summary, etc.:
"Darley, the eldest daughter in the Stockton family, has never worried about money. The product of generational wealth and capitalist success, Darley renounced her inheritance when she married Malcolm, a first generation Korean American with a lucrative job in banking. Sasha, Darley's new sister-in-law, has come from more humble origins, and her hesitancy about signing a pre-nup has everyone worried about her intentions. Georgiana, newly graduated from Brown and proud to think of herself as a "do-gooder," has enough money from her trust that she's able to work for a pittance at a not-for-profit, where she has started a secret love affair with a senior colleague. But when a scandal derails Malcolm's career, leaving Darley financially in the lurch, when Sasha glimpses the less-than-attractive attributes beneath the Stockton brood's carefully-guarded fȧade, and when Georgiana discovers her boyfriend is married and still in love with his wife, they must all come to terms with what money can't buy--the bonds of love that can make and unmake a family. Rife with the indulgent pleasures of affluent WASPS in New York and full of recognizable if fallible characters (and a couple of appalling ones!), it's about the peculiar unknowability of someone else's family, about the haves and have-nots and the nuances in between, and the insanity of first love--Pineapple Street is a scintillating, wryly comic novel of race, class, wealth and privilege in an age that disdains all of it."-- Provided by publisher.
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Issued also in electronic format.
Subject: Rich people > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Social classes > Fiction.
Upper class families > Fiction.
Marriage > Fiction.
Riches > New York (État) > New York > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Genre: Fictional Work
Domestic fiction.
Novels.
Romans.

Available copies

  • 58 of 74 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Burnham Library - Bridgewater.

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  • 9 current holds with 74 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burnham Library - Bridgewater FIC JACKSON (Text) 36937002170836 Adult New Material Checked out 04/23/2024

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