The Missing Treasures of Amy Ashton
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|Location||Call Number||Branch||Item Status|
|Downtown 1st Floor, NEW||Fiction / Ray, Eleanor||Downtown Library||In transit|
|Malletts Adult Books, NEW||Adult Book / Fiction / General / Ray, Eleanor||Malletts Creek Branch||Due 09-25-2021|
|Pittsfield Adult Books, NEW||Adult Book / Fiction / General / Ray, Eleanor||Pittsfield Branch||Due 10-18-2021|
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2021 [with the title Everything is beautiful] by Little, Brown Book Group"--Title page verso.
A collector of objects, Amy Ashton, who believes it is easier to love things than people, finds her solitary existence interrupted when a new family moves in next door with two young boys--one of whom has a collection of his own.
Amy Ashton once dreams of becoming an artist and creating beautiful objects. Now she simply collects them-- and they take up every available inch of space in her house. After a tragedy in her life, she's decided that it's easier to love things than people. When a family when two young boys moves next door, one of the boys has a collection of his own. His love of bulldozers makes Amy begin to question why she began to close herself off in the first place. -- adapted from jacket
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Feel good book submitted by sara on July 16, 2021, 12:49pm Feel good book And cautionary tale. Good Summer read.
New York : Gallery Books, 2021.
Year Published: 2021
Description: 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Life change events -- Fiction.
Collectors and collecting -- Fiction.
Hoarders -- Fiction.
Neighbors -- Fiction.
Social isolation -- Fiction.
Self-realization in women -- Fiction.