The guncle : a novel
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New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2022.
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Book
Edition
First G. P. Putnam's Sons trade paperback edition
ISBN
0525542302, 9780525542308
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348 pages ; 21 cm
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English

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Includes discussion guide and excerpt from The editor by Steven Rowley (pages [327]-348).
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"Patrick O'Hara is a bit out of his league. Patrick, or Gay Uncle Patrick (GUP, for short), has always loved his niece, Maisie, and nephew, Grant. That is, he loves spending time with them when they come out to Palm Springs for week-long visits, or when he heads home to Connecticut for the holidays. So when tragedy strikes and Patrick finds himself suddenly taking on the role of primary guardian, he is, honestly, overwhelmed. Patrick has no idea what to expect, having spent years barely holding on after the loss of his great love, a somewhat-stalled acting career, and a lifestyle not-so-suited to a six- and a nine- year old. But when his waggish set of "Guncle Rules" no longer appease Maisie and Grant's parental void, Patrick's eyes are opened to a new sense of reponsibility, and the realization that, sometimes, even being larger than life means you're unfailingly human." -- page [4] of cover.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Rowley, S. (2022). The guncle: a novel (First G. P. Putnam's Sons trade paperback edition). G. P. Putnam's Sons.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rowley, Steven, 1971-. 2022. The Guncle: A Novel. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rowley, Steven, 1971-. The Guncle: A Novel New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Rowley, Steven. The Guncle: A Novel First G. P. Putnam's Sons trade paperback edition, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2022.

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