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Table for two : fictions / Amor Towles.

Towles, Amor, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593296370
  • ISBN: 0593296370
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : Viking, 2024.

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Summary, etc.:
"The millions of readers of Amor Towles are in for a treat as he shares some of his shorter fiction: six stories set in New York City and a novella in Los Angeles. The New York stories, most of which are set around the turn of the millennium, take up everything from the death-defying acrobatics of the male ego, to the fateful consequences of brief encounters, and the delicate mechanics of comprise which operate at the heart of modern marriages. In Towles's novel, Rules of Civility, the indomitable Evelyn Ross leaves New York City in September, 1938, with the intention of returning home to Indiana. But as her train pulls into Chicago, where her parents are waiting, she instead extends her ticket to Los Angeles. Told from seven points of view, "Eve in Hollywood" describes how Eve crafts a new future for herself-and others-in the midst of Hollywood's golden age. Throughout the stories, two characters often find themselves sitting across a table for two where the direction of their futures may hinge upon what they say to each other next. Written with his signature wit, humor, and sophistication, Table for Two is another glittering addition to Towles's canon of stylish and transporting historical fiction"-- Provided by publisher.
Genre: Short stories.

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  • 11 of 75 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 113 current holds with 75 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ansonia Public Library FIC TOWLES, AMOR (Text) 34045156328515 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/05/2024
Ansonia Public Library FIC TOWLES, AMOR (Text) 34045156328838 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/03/2024
Beardsley & Memorial Library - Winsted FIC TOWLES (Text) 33750000096330 Adult New Fiction Available -
Beardsley Branch - Bridgeport Adult On Order (Text) acq1350714 Acquisitions On order -
Beekley Community Library - New Hartford NEW F TOWLES A (Text) 32544072617060 Adult New Fiction Checked out 05/07/2024
Bethel Public Library NEW TOWLES (Text) 34030155780692 Adult New Fiction Checked out 05/20/2024
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport Adult On Order (Text) acq1356684 Acquisitions On order -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry AF TOW (Text) 33260156652365 Adult New Checked out 06/07/2024
Brookfield Library F/TOWLES (Text) 34029155441412 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Burnham Library - Bridgewater FIC TOWLES (Text) 36937002174374 Adult New Material Checked out 06/12/2024

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