My absolute darling / Gabriel Tallent.

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    • Abstract:
      Summary: "Turtle Alveston is a survivor. At fourteen, she roams the woods along the northern California coast. The creeks, tide pools, and rocky islands are her haunts and her hiding grounds, and she is known to wander for miles. But while her physical world is expansive, her personal one is small and treacherous: Turtle has grown up isolated since the death of her mother, in the thrall of her tortured and charismatic father, Martin. Her social existence is confined to the middle school (where she fends off the interest of anyone, student or teacher, who might penetrate her shell) and to her life with her father. Then Turtle meets Jacob, a high-school boy who tells jokes, lives in a big clean house, and looks at Turtle as if she is the sunrise. And for the first time, the larger world begins to come into focus: her life with Martin is neither safe nor sustainable. Motivated by her first experience with real friendship and a teenage crush, Turtle starts to imagine escape, using the very survival skills her father devoted himself to teaching her."-- Provided by publisher.
    • Notes:
      "A novel"--Jacket.
      2
    • ISBN:
      9780735211179
      0735211175
    • Accession Number:
      2017013020
    • Accession Number:
      967077614
    • Accession Number:
      lcc.181302
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      TALLENT, G. My absolute darling. [s.l.] : Riverhead Books, 2017. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 22 nov. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Tallent G. My Absolute Darling. Riverhead Books; 2017. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580. Accessed November 22, 2019.
    • APA:
      Tallent, G. (2017). My absolute darling. Riverhead Books. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Tallent, Gabriel. 2017. My Absolute Darling. Riverhead Books. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580.
    • Harvard:
      Tallent, G. (2017) My absolute darling. Riverhead Books. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580 (Accessed: 22 November 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Tallent, G 2017, My absolute darling, Riverhead Books, viewed 22 November 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Tallent, Gabriel. My Absolute Darling. Riverhead Books, 2017. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Tallent, Gabriel. My Absolute Darling. Riverhead Books, 2017. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Tallent G. My absolute darling [Internet]. Riverhead Books; 2017 [cited 2019 Nov 22]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05560a&AN=lcc.181302&custid=s6224580