The Resource The second season : a novel, Emily Adrian

The second season : a novel, Emily Adrian

Label
The second season : a novel
Title
The second season
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Emily Adrian
Title variation
2nd season
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ruth Devon starred for Georgetown Basketball back in college--until she injured her knee, married her coach, and found a new career calling games on the radio. Twenty years later, Ruth and her now-ex-husband, Lester, are two of the most famous faces in sports media. When Lester decides to retire from the announcers' booth, Ruth goes after his job. If she gets it, she will be the first woman to call NBA games on national television. For now, Ruth is reporting from the sideline of the NBA finals, immersed in the high-pressure spectacle of the post-season. But in a deserted locker room at halftime, Ruth makes a discovery that shatters her vision of her future. Instantly, she is torn between the two things she has always wanted most: the game and motherhood. With warmth and incisive observation, Adrian brings to life the obsessions, emotions, and drama of fandom. The Second Season asks why, how, and whom we watch, while offering a rich and complicated account of motherhood, marriage, and ambition. Adrian's character study of Ruth Devon illuminates a beautiful basketball mind--and the struggle of a woman who claims authority in a male-dominated world."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adrian, Emily
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3601.D735
LC item number
S43 2021
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sportscasters
  • Motherhood
  • Sexism
  • Motherhood
  • Sexism
  • Sportscasters
  • Motherhood
  • Sexism
Label
The second season : a novel, Emily Adrian
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9781799932147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 2009480
  • (OCoLC)1227382005
  • (OCoLC)on1227382005
Label
The second season : a novel, Emily Adrian
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9781799932147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 2009480
  • (OCoLC)1227382005
  • (OCoLC)on1227382005

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