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9 edition of Last Night at the Lobster found in the catalog.

Last Night at the Lobster

by Stewart O"Nan

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Viking Adult .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Employees,
  • Restaurants,
  • Restaurateurs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11067194M
    ISBN 100670018279
    ISBN 109780670018277

    Stewart O'Nan is the author of eleven novels, including Snow Angels and A Prayer for the Dying, a story collection, and two works of nonfiction. His previous novel, Last Night at the Lobster, was a national bestseller, was nominated for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and was named one of the New York Public Library Books to Remember/5. Our Reading Guide for Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'Nan includes a Book Club Discussion Guide, Book Review, Plot Summary-Synopsis and Author Bio.

    Stewart O'Nan is the author of sixteen previous novels, including City of Secrets, West of Sunset, The Odds, Emily Alone, Songs for the Missing, Last Night at the Lobster, A Prayer for the Dying, and Snow veterans-opex.com novel Last Night at the Lobster was a national bestseller and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book veterans-opex.com was born and raised in Pittsburgh, where he lives with his family. Set on the last day of business of a Connecticut Red Lobster, this touching novel by the author of Snow Angels and A Prayer for the Dying tells the story of Manny DeLeon, a conscientious.

    Last Night at the Lobster is a poignant yet redemptive look at what a man does when he discovers that his best might not be good enough. Like most teenagers of my generation, my first real job was in the food industry; Carl's Jr., to be precise. I had been babysitting for relatives and neighborhood families since I was 11, but I was tired of. “Through sparse, evocative language, we experience the closing night at a Red Lobster restaurant in a rundown New England mall. The tension between his ordered and ethical business life, and his more complicated personal life, causes Manny DeLeon, the manager, great conflict.


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Apr 30,  · Stewart O'Nan is the author of sixteen previous novels, including City of Secrets, West of Sunset, The Odds, Emily Alone, Songs for the Missing, Last Night at the Lobster, A Prayer for the Dying, and Snow Angels.

His novel Last Night at the Lobster was a national bestseller and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. He was born /5(). Last Night at the Lobster book.

Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Red Lobster perched in the far corner of a run-dow /5. Apr 30,  · "Last Night at the Lobster" is a remarkable novel.

There's not much plot, yet it's nearly impossible to put this book down. Manny, the main character, is the hard-working manager of a failing Red Lobster, and Stewart O'Nan's novel tells the story of the restaurant's final day in operation before being shut down forever/5().

Oct 28,  · Last Night at the Lobster follows general manager Manny through his last shift at a Red Lobster restaurant that is closing down. While researching this book, the author purchased an employee handbook on eBay and spent countless hours interviewing Red Lobster staff/5. Dec 04,  · LAST NIGHT AT THE LOBSTER By Stewart O'Nan.

pages. $ Viking. Stewart O'Nan's turf is the large swath of the country that lies in the dark shadow of. somewhat different way after reading O'Nan's moving novel, LAST NIGHT AT THE LOBSTER.

Inspired by a news item about a group of churchgoers surprised one Sunday morning by the unannounced closing of a restaurant in Torrington, Connecticut, O'Nan's slim novel ( pages) recounts the snowy final hours of a Red Lobster perched at the edge of a.

Oct 28,  · About Last Night at the Lobster. A frank and funny yet emotionally resonant tale set within a vivid work day world, from the author of Emily, Alone and Henry, Himself–named a Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Entertainment Weekly A Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize Perched in the far corner of a run-down New England mall, the Red.

Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'Nan About the Book Stewart O’Nan has been called “the bard of the working class” and has now crafted a frank and funny yet emotionally resonant tale set within a vivid workaday world seldom seen in contemporary fiction.

Oct 01,  · Stewart O'Nan's new book entitled "Last Night at the Lobster" is a great snapshot of America. If this book were a photograph it would be one that's a bit out of focus, creased, and torn at one corner, one that you bend to pick up from the sidewalk outside your favorite diner.5/5(5).

This summary of Last Night at the Lobster includes a complete plot overview – spoilers included. We’re considering expanding this synopsis into a full-length study guide to deepen your comprehension of the book and why it's important. The information about Last Night at the Lobster shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and. Nov 01,  · Stewart O'Nan is the author of sixteen previous novels, including City of Secrets, West of Sunset, The Odds, Emily Alone, Songs for the Missing, Last Night at the Lobster, A Prayer for the Dying, and Snow veterans-opex.com novel Last Night at the Lobster was a national bestseller and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book veterans-opex.com was born and raised in Pittsburgh, where he lives with his family/5(69).

The book is sectioned to reflect the rhythm of Manny’s day. Last Night at the Lobster. by Stewart O’Nan, $ awards and national spotlights over the last two years translate to a. Dec 03,  · “Last Night at the Lobster” is packed with such details as it meticulously chronicles the efforts of Manny DeLeon, the restaurant’s manager, to get through the final day with some dignity.

Last Night at the Lobster describes, in fairly close detail, the last day that a New England 'Red Lobster' restaurant is open. It's a few days before Christmas, and headquarters is pulling the plug on this outlet.

Last Night at the Lobster NPR coverage of Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'Nan. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.

Nov 25,  · Last Night at the Lobster. By Stewart O'Nan. VIKING, PAGES; $ Anyone who thinks that American fiction is dead hasn't read the work of. Last Night at the Lobster audiobook, by Stewart O’Nan Perched in the far corner of a run-down New England mall, the Red Lobster hasn’t been making its numbers and headquarters has pulled the plug.

But manager Manny DeLeon still needs to navigate a tricky last shift. With four shopping days left until Christmas, Manny must convince his near-mutinous. Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart ONan available in Trade Paperback on veterans-opex.com, also read synopsis and reviews.

A frank and funny yet emotionally resonant tale set within a vivid work day world Look out for City 5/5(2). Last Night at the Lobster (Book): O'Nan, Stewart: Managing a failed seafood restaurant in a run-down New England mall just before Christmas, Manny DeLeon coordinates a challenging final shift of mutinous staff members, an effort that is complicated by his love for a waitress, a pregnant girlfriend, and an elusive holiday gift.

Sep 13,  · ABOUT LAST NIGHT AT THE LOBSTER (from veterans-opex.com). A frank and funny yet emotionally resonant tale set within a vivid work day world–named a Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Entertainment WeeklyAuthor: Christine Faraday.Jul 03,  · Last Night at the Lobster (Book): O'Nan, Stewart: Managing a failed seafood restaurant in a run-down New England mall just before Christmas, Manny DeLeon coordinates a challenging final shift of mutinous staff members, an effort that is complicated by his love for a waitress, a pregnant girlfriend, and an elusive holiday gift.Apr 05,  · Last Night at the Lobster may be Manny’s particular story but there are thousands and thousands of “Mannys” out there and Stewart O’Nan’s novel is a tribute to all of them.

Here it is, just five days before Christmas, and Manny is hoping for the perfect last day to close down the Red Lobster restaurant he’s managed for so long.