California: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(2)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
The world Cal and Frida have always known is gone, and they've left the crumbling city of Los Angeles far behind them. They now live in a shack in the wilderness, working side-by-side to make their days tolerable despite the isolation and hardships they face. Consumed by fear of the future and mourning for a past they can't reclaim, they seek comfort and solace in one another. But the tentative existence they've built for themselves is thrown into doubt when Frida finds out she's pregnant. Terrified of the unknown but unsure of their ability to raise a child alone, Cal and Frida set out for the nearest settlement, a guarded and paranoid community with dark secrets. These people can offer them security, but Cal and Frida soon realize this community poses its own dangers. In this unfamiliar world, where everything and everyone can be perceived as a threat, the couple must quickly decide whom to trust.A gripping and provocative debut novel by a stunning new talent, California imagines a frighteningly realistic near future, in which clashes between mankind's dark nature and irrepressible resilience force us to question how far we will go to protect the ones we love.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780316250818
9781629237923
9780316250696
9781478930365
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 76254b95-8a81-a92a-0c17-5fb53e6a6ca5
Full title california
Author lepucki edan
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:33:41PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 00:15:02AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Galvin, Emma,
author Lepucki, Edan.
author2-role Findaway World, LLC., Galvin, Emma,narrator., Hachette Audio (Firm)., Playaway Digital Audio.
author_display Lepucki, Edan
available_at_catalog Bellevue, Bellevue Kids, Edgehill, Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library, Richland Park
collection_catalog Audiobook, Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Bellevue - Adult Audiobook, Bellevue - Adult Fiction, Edgehill - Adult Fiction, Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction, Green Hills - Adult Audiobook, Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction, Richland Park - Adult Audiobook
display_description "The world Cal and Frida have always known is gone, and they've left the crumbling city of Los Angeles far behind them. They now live in a shack in the wilderness, working side-by-side to make their days tolerable in the face of hardship and isolation. Mourning a past they can't reclaim, they seek solace in each other. But the tentative existence they've built for themselves is thrown into doubt when Frida finds out she's pregnant. Terrified of the unknown and unsure of their ability to raise a child alone, Cal and Frida set out for the nearest settlement, a guarded and paranoid community with dark secrets. These people can offer them security, but Cal and Frida soon realize this community poses dangers of its own. In this unfamiliar world, where everything and everyone can be perceived as a threat, the couple must quickly decide whom to trust"--
format_catalog Book, Playaway, eAudiobook, eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
id 76254b95-8a81-a92a-0c17-5fb53e6a6ca5
isbn 9780316250696, 9780316250818, 9781478930365, 9781629237923
item_details ils:CARL0000436284|35192043868193|Edgehill - Adult Fiction|Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EH||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046098988|Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction|Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046098996|Main Library - Adult Fiction|Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046219188|Bellevue - Adult Fiction|Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046219204|Green Hills - Adult Fiction|Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046219246|Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction|Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000442749|35192046288779|Bellevue - Adult Audiobook|PLAYAWAY Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||BL||, ils:CARL0000442749|35192046288787|Green Hills - Adult Audiobook|PLAYAWAY Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000442749|35192046288795|Richland Park - Adult Audiobook|PLAYAWAY Fiction Lepucki|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||RP||, overdrive:101e883e-423b-480f-9bd4-4a0370ffde67|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|2|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||, overdrive:9c270298-c751-4d69-b061-2651f85cfcc8|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|6|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book, Playaway
last_indexed 2018-05-20T05:15:02.23Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction Lepucki, PLAYAWAY Fiction Lepucki
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Bellevue, Bellevue Kids, Edgehill, Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library, Richland Park
primary_isbn 9780316250818
publishDate 2014
record_details ils:CARL0000436284|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Little, Brown and Company,|2014.|393 pages ; 25 cm., ils:CARL0000442749|Playaway|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Playaway,|[2014]|1 audio media player (approximately 12 hr., 30 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in., overdrive:101e883e-423b-480f-9bd4-4a0370ffde67|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Dreamscape Media, LLC|2014|, overdrive:9c270298-c751-4d69-b061-2651f85cfcc8|eBook|eBook||English|Little, Brown and Company|2014|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog ils:CARL0000436284|35192043868193|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046098988|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046098996|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046219188|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046219204|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000436284|35192046219246|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000442749|35192046288779|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000442749|35192046288787|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000442749|35192046288795|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:101e883e-423b-480f-9bd4-4a0370ffde67|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, overdrive:9c270298-c751-4d69-b061-2651f85cfcc8|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet Apocalyptic fantasies, American, Audiobooks, California -- Fiction, Dystopias -- Fiction, Regression (Civilization) -- Fiction, Survival -- Fiction
title_display California : a novel
title_full California, California : a novel / Edan Lepucki, California A Novel, California [sound recording] / Edan Lepucki
title_short California :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Apocalyptic fantasies, American, Audiobooks, Dystopias, Fantasy, Fiction, Literature, Regression (Civilization), Science Fiction, Survival, Suspense