Housekeeping
Score: 3.5
From 91 Ratings

Housekeeping


  • Author : Marilynne Robinson
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2015-11-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250060655


Housekeeping Book Description :

Newly reissued as a Picador Modern Classic, Marilynne Robinson's brilliant, PEN/Hemingway Award-winning first novel Housekeeping is the story of Ruth and her younger sister, Lucille, who grow up haphazardly, first under the care of their competent grandmother, then of two comically bumbling great-aunts, and finally of Sylvie, the eccentric and remote sister of their dead mother. The family house is in the small town of Fingerbone on a glacial lake in the Far West, the same lake where their grandfather died in a spectacular train wreck and their mother drove off a cliff to her death. It is a town "chastened by an outsized landscape and extravagant weather, and chastened again by an awareness that the whole of human history had occurred elsewhere." Rut...

Housekeeping
Score: 1
From 2 Ratings

Housekeeping


  • Author : Marilynne Robinson
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2015-01-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780571314720


Housekeeping Book Description :

From the Orange Prize winning author of Home Acclaimed on publication as a contemporary classic, Housekeeping is the story of Ruth and Lucille, orphansgrowing up in the small desolate town of Fingerbone in the vast northwest of America. Abandoned by a succession of relatives, the sisters find themselves in the care of Sylvie, the remote and enigmatic sister of their dead mother. Steeped in imagery of the bleak wintry landscape around them, the sisters' struggle towards adulthood is powerfully portrayed in a novel about loss, loneliness and transience. 'I love and have lived with this book . . . it holds a unique and quiet place among the masterpieces of 20th century American fiction.' Paul Bailey 'I found myself reading slowly, than more slowly--this...

Housekeeping
Score: 3.5
From 12 Ratings

Housekeeping


  • Author : Marilynne Robinson
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2004-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1429954469


Housekeeping Book Description :

Winner of the Pen/Hemingway Award A modern classic, Housekeeping is the story of Ruth and her younger sister, Lucille, who grow up haphazardly, first under the care of their competent grandmother, then of two comically bumbling great-aunts, and finally of Sylvie, the eccentric and remote sister of their dead mother. The family house is in the small town of Fingerbone on a glacial lake in the Far West, the same lake where their grandfather died in a spectacular train wreck and their mother drove off a cliff to her death. It is a town "chastened by an outsized landscape and extravagant weather, and chastened again by an awareness that the whole of human history had occurred elsewhere." Ruth and Lucille's struggle toward adulthood beautifully illuminate...

Text Bk Of Hotel Housekeeping
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Text Bk Of Hotel Housekeeping


  • Author : Andrews
  • Publisher : Tata McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2007-07-01
  • Genre: Hotel housekeeping
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0070655723


Text Bk Of Hotel Housekeeping Book Description :

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Hotel Housekeeping Training Manual
Score: 4.5
From 18 Ratings

Hotel Housekeeping Training Manual


  • Author : Andrews
  • Publisher : Tata McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre: Hotel housekeeping
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0074515144


Hotel Housekeeping Training Manual Book Description :

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Professional Management of Housekeeping Operations
Score: 5
From 5 Ratings

Professional Management of Housekeeping Operations


  • Author : Thomas J. A. Jones
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2007-10-26
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780471762447


Professional Management of Housekeeping Operations Book Description :

Now in its fifth edition, Professional Management of Housekeeping Operations is the essential practical introduction to the field, a complete course ranging from key principles of management to budgeting, from staff scheduling to cleaning. With expanded attention to leadership and training, budgeting and cost control, and the increasingly vital responsibility for environmentally safe cleaning, the latest edition of this industry standard also includes new case studies that help readers grasp concepts in a real-world setting. Instructor's Manual, Test Bank in both Word and Respondus formats, Photographs from the text, and PowerPoint Slides are available for download at www.wiley.com/college...

Hotel Housekeeping
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Hotel Housekeeping


  • Author : Sudhir Andrews
  • Publisher : Tata McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Hotel housekeeping
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781259004988


Hotel Housekeeping Book Description :

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The Good Housekeeping Cookbook
Score: 4.5
From 10 Ratings

The Good Housekeeping Cookbook


  • Author : Susan Westmoreland
  • Publisher : Hearst Books
  • Release Date : 2004-03
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1588163989


The Good Housekeeping Cookbook Book Description :

We all need a little help in the kitchen, and there's no more reliable guidebook than the one you hold in your hands....

Mrs  Clean Jean s Housekeeping with Kids

Mrs Clean Jean s Housekeeping with Kids


  • Author : Tara Aronson
  • Publisher : books by Tara Aronson
  • Release Date : 2004-03-24
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1579548822


Mrs Clean Jean s Housekeeping with Kids Book Description :

Presents a wealth of strategies for motivating children to assist with housekeeping responsibilities, suggesting such methods as the creation of a family calendar, planning busy night menus, and creating personalized storage spaces. Original. 40,000 first printing....