The Resource The perfect nanny : a novel, Leila Slimani

The perfect nanny : a novel, Leila Slimani

Label
The perfect nanny : a novel
Title
The perfect nanny
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Leila Slimani
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Myriam, a French-Moroccan lawyer, decides to return to work after having children, she and her husband look for the perfect nanny for their two young children. They never dreamed they would find Louise: a quiet, polite, devoted woman who sings to the children, cleans the family's chic apartment in Paris's upscale tenth arrondissement, stays late without complaint, and hosts enviable kiddie parties. But as the couple and the nanny become more dependent on one another, jealousy, resentment, and suspicions mount, shattering the idyllic tableau. Building tension with every page, The Perfect Nanny is a compulsive, riveting, bravely observed exploration of power, class, race, domesticity, and motherhood--and the American debut of an immensely talented writer
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slimani, Leïla
Dewey number
843/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2719.L56
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nannies
  • Social classes
  • Interpersonal conflict
  • Families
  • Murder
  • Paris (France)
Label
The perfect nanny : a novel, Leila Slimani
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=3295627
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525503897
Lccn
2017046748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F59FBE78-2760-4C10-AC77-7C587C75913D
System control number
  • 5809956
  • on1004981803
  • (OCoLC)1004981803
Label
The perfect nanny : a novel, Leila Slimani
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=3295627
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525503897
Lccn
2017046748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F59FBE78-2760-4C10-AC77-7C587C75913D
System control number
  • 5809956
  • on1004981803
  • (OCoLC)1004981803

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