An available man : a novel / Hilma Wolitzer.
- 9 of 9 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
- 2 of 2 copies available at Beaufort County Library System.
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Beaufort - Beaufort Branch||FIC WOL (Text)||0530009776382||Adult Fiction Collection||Available||-|
|Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch||FIC WOL (Text)||0530009776911||Adult Fiction Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780345527547
- ISBN: 0345527542
- Physical Description: 285 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 
- Copyright: ©2012
When Edward Schuyler, a modest and bookish sixty-two-year-old science teacher, is widowed, he finds himself ambushed by female attention. There are plenty of unattached women around, but a healthy, handsome, available man is a rare and desirable creature. Edward receives phone calls from widows seeking love, or at least lunch, while well-meaning friends try to set him up at dinner parties. Even an attractive married neighbor offers herself to him. The problem is that Edward doesn't feel available. He's still mourning his beloved wife, Bee, and prefers solitude and the familiar routine of work, gardening, and bird-watching. But then his stepchildren surprise him by placing a personal ad in The New York Review of Books on his behalf."--Provided by publisher. flood in, and Edward is torn between his loyalty to Bee's
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