Where'd you go, Bernadette

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Where'd you go, Bernadette : a novel

Semple, Maria.

New York : Back Bay Books, Little, Brown and Co., 2013.

330 p. ; 21 cm.

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When Bee aces her report card she claims her reward, which is a trip to Antarctica, but her mother, Bernadette, disappears due to her intensifying allergy to Seattle and people in general, which has made her so agoraphobic that a virtual assistant in India now runs her most basic errands and Bee uses emails, invoices, school memos, private correspondence, and other evidence to try and understand why her mother has left.

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ISBN:

978-0-316-20426-2 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-316-20426-2

LC Call No:

PS3619.E495 W54 2013

Dewey Class No:

813/.6 23

Author:

Semple, Maria.

Title:

Where'd you go, Bernadette : a novel / Maria Semple.

VaryingTitle:

Where did you go, Bernadette

Edition:

1st Back Bay pbk. ed.

Publisher:

New York : Back Bay Books, Little, Brown and Co., 2013.

Publisher:

Ã2012.

Physical:

330 p. ; 21 cm.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Fiction, February 2013

Citation/Refs:

Library Journal, July 2012

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, July 2012

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, May 2012

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, August 2012

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Fiction

Citation/Refs:

Library Journal

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred

Summary:

When Bee aces her report card she claims her reward, which is a trip to Antarctica, but her mother, Bernadette, disappears due to her intensifying allergy to Seattle and people in general, which has made her so agoraphobic that a virtual assistant in India now runs her most basic errands and Bee uses emails, invoices, school memos, private correspondence, and other evidence to try and understand why her mother has left.

Awards Note:

Alex Award, 2013

Subject:

Women architects--Washington (State)--Seattle--Fiction.

Subject:

Missing persons--Fiction.

Subject:

Phobias--Fiction.

Subject:

Mothers and daughters--Fiction.

Subject:

Women architects--Fiction.

Subject:

Missing persons--Fiction.

Subject:

Phobias--Fiction.

Subject:

Mother-daughter relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

Domestic fiction.

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