Catalogue

Record Details

Catalogue Search


Search Results Showing Item 5 of 122

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library FIC WIL (Text) 35140100017428 Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062450326 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    336 pages : genealogical table; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When Isabelle Poole meets Dr. Preston Grind, she's fresh out of high school, pregnant with her art teacher's baby, and totally on her own. Izzy knows she can be a good mother but without any money or relatives to help, she's left searching. Dr. Grind, an awkwardly charming child psychologist, has spent his life studying family, even after tragedy struck his own. Now, with the help of an eccentric billionaire, he has the chance to create a "perfect little world"--to study what would happen when ten children are raised collectively, without knowing who their biological parents are. He calls it the Infinite Family Project and he wants Izzy and her son to join. This attempt at a utopian ideal starts off promising, but soon the gentle equilibrium among the families disintegrates: unspoken resentments between the couples begin to fester; the project's funding becomes tenuous; and Izzy's growing feelings for Dr. Grind make her question her participation in this strange experiment in the first place. Written with the same compassion and charm that won over legions of readers with The Family Fang, Kevin Wilson shows us with grace and humor that the best families are the ones we make for ourselves.--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Teenage mothers -- Fiction
Child psychologists -- Fiction
Communal living -- Fiction
Families -- Fiction
Search Results Showing Item 5 of 122

Additional Resources