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PRINTED MATL
Author Weber, Katharine, 1955- author
Title Still life with monkey / Katharine Weber
Published Philadelphia : Paul Dry Books, 2018
ITEM LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Rodman Main Adult Fiction  Weber, K    AVAILABLE
 Louisville Adult Fiction  F    AVAILABLE
Edition First Paul Dry Books edition
Descript 287 pages ; 22 cm
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Summary "Duncan Wheeler is a successful architect who savors the quotidian pleasures in life until a car accident leaves him severely paralyzed and haunted by the death of his young assistant. Now, Duncan isn't sure what there is left to live for, when every day has become a broken series of unsuccessful gestures. Duncan's wife, Laura, grows desperate to help him. She brings home a highly trained helper monkey = a tufted capuchin named Ottoline - to assist Duncan with basic tasks. Duncan and Laura fall for this sweet, comical, Nutella-gobbling little creature, and Duncan's life appears to become more tolerable, fuller, and funnier. Yet the question persists: Is it enough?"--Page 4 of cover
Subject Architects -- Fiction
Traffic accident victims -- Fiction
Guilt -- Fiction
Suicide -- Fiction
Monkeys as aids for people with disabilities -- Fiction
Capuchin monkeys -- Fiction y910 cpc
ISBN 9781589881297 (sc)
158988129X (sc)

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