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The perfect nanny : a novel / Leila Slimani ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor.

Available copies

  • 14 of 42 copies available at Sitka.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Mackenzie Public Library.

Current holds

12 current holds with 0 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Mackenzie Public Library SLI (Text) 35192000308191 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 05/07/2018
100 Mile House Branch SLI (Text) 33923005926898 Suspense Volume hold Checked out 05/02/2018
Boissevain-Morton Library F/Slimani (Text) 36266000298013 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Bren Del Win Centennial Library F Slimani (Text) 36320000348854 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC SLI (Text) 35146002058097 Fiction Volume hold Reshelving -
Creston Public Library FIC SLI (Text) 35140100034514 New Books Display Volume hold Checked out 05/15/2018
Dauphin F SLI (Text) 35419002784115 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 05/09/2018
Fernie Heritage Library FIC SLI (Text) 35136000535352 Adult Fiction Volume hold Reshelving -
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC SLI (Text) 35246000941995 Adult Fiction (main level) Volume hold Checked out 05/08/2018
Foxwarren F SLI (Text) 35419002784081 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 05/18/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143132172 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 228 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"When Myriam, a French-Moroccan lawyer, decides to return to work after having children, she and her husband look for the perfect nanny for their two young children. They never dreamed they would find Louise: a quiet, polite, devoted woman who sings to the children, cleans the family's chic apartment in Paris's upscale tenth arrondissement, stays late without complaint, and hosts enviable kiddie parties. But as the couple and the nanny become more dependent on one another, jealousy, resentment, and suspicions mount, shattering the idyllic tableau. Building tension with every page, The Perfect Nanny is a compulsive, riveting, bravely observed exploration of power, class, race, domesticity, and motherhood--and the American debut of an immensely talented writer"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Nannies > France > Paris > Fiction.
Social classes > France > Paris > Fiction.
Interpersonal conflict > France > Paris > Fiction.
Families > France > Paris > Fiction.
Murder > France > Paris > Fiction.

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