The Resource Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian

Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian

Label
Midwives
Title
Midwives
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Bohjalian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cut off from the hospital and rescue squad by an ice storm, midwife Sibyl Danforth makes the decision to perform a cesarean section on a patient she believes has died of a stroke during labor, but when her assistant tells police the mother was alive during the surgery, Sibyl and the entire community are drawn into a gripping trial
Title
Midwives
Creator
Summary
A seasoned midwife in rural Vermont faces the antagonism of the law, the hostility of traditional doctors, and the accusations of her own conscience
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
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000855
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Books for the Teen Age (NYPL)
  • Pub Weekly
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • 1150
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3552.O495
LC item number
M5 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1150
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Christopher A. Bohjalian
Label
Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian
Publication
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Control code
14344919
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9780375706776
Media category
unmediated
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System control number
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  • (IMchF)fol05264104

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