No One in the World: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Follows the experiences of a gay social climber and his career criminal brother, who reunite thirty years after being separated as children.
More Details
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID a7ed063e-b4b4-8e33-90fc-284407e31334
full_title no one in the world
author harris e lynn
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-23 08:06:06AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576523539432865792
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Johnson, R. M., Jones, Alan Bomar.
author Harris, E. Lynn.
author-letter Harris, E. Lynn.
author2 Johnson, R. M., Jones, Alan Bomar., hoopla digital.
author2-role Johnson, R. M., Jones, Alan Bomar.|Narrator, hoopla digital.
author_additional E. Lynn Harris and R.M. Johnson.
author_display Harris, E. Lynn
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Available Online, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber_sort_arlington LT F HARRI
collection_arlington Large Type
date_added 2011-08-16T04:00:00Z
days_since_added 2199
detailed_location_arlington Central Large Type, hoopla

E. Lynn Harris and R. M. Johnson—-two powerful voices of a generation—-unite with an insightful and emotional project that tackles themes of family, loyalty, and identity.

The untimely passing of the beloved New York Times bestselling author E. Lynn Harris has left fans pining for more. With this collaboration, fans are given the book they've been clamoring to read—-and the book that Harris and Essence bestselling author R. M. Johnson long wanted to write.

Cobi Winslow, a handsome, well-educated district attorney, knows nothing about the life of his estranged twin brother, Eric Reed, a career criminal raised in the foster care system. Following their parents' death, Cobi searches for and finds his brother, hoping to regain lost years.

Meanwhile, Cobi navigates the pressures of society as he lives life in the closet. The stress comes to a head when he learns that in order to inherit the wealth of his father's estate and save the struggling family business, he must marry a woman before he turns thirty-five. The task becomes more convoluted when Cobi's sister proposes to pay Austen Greer, a once-successful and wealthy businesswoman who lost everything in the recession, to be Cobi's wife.

Eric discovers Cobi is gay and promises to keep it a secret. Instead, he entrusts the information to his former prison cellmate, Blac, who endears himself to Cobi in hopes of securing a $150,000 loan from him to pay back a debt racked up by cocaine sales. As the clock runs down both on Blac's efforts to pay his deadly creditor and on Cobi's attempts to save the family company, rash moves are executed, family and friendship bonds are tested, and life-altering sacrifices are made.

econtent_device Android, BlackBerry, Kindle Fire, Mac, Windows, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch
econtent_protection_type_arlington Limited Access, external
econtent_source_arlington OverDrive, hoopla
edition Unabridged.
format_arlington Large Type, eAudio, eAudiobook
format_boost 20
format_category_arlington Audio Books, Books, eBook
genre Fiction
genre_facet Fiction
grouping_category book
id a7ed063e-b4b4-8e33-90fc-284407e31334
isbn 9781410437709, 9781452623603
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b14972323||hoopla|Online|eAudio|Audio Books|1|false|true|hoopla||||Available Online||qafea||, ils:.b13661802|.i16708738|Central Large Type|LT F HARRI|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jun 15, 2016|cafl||, overdrive:7d224216-fb17-4761-83b0-48f339c003f6|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_arlington , Hardback, eCollection
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington LT F HARRI, Online, Online OverDrive
local_callnumber_exact_arlington LT F HARRI, Online, Online OverDrive
local_callnumber_left_arlington LT F HARRI, Online, Online OverDrive
local_days_since_added_arlington 2199
num_holdings 2
oclc (OCoLC)712114075
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills, Aurora Hills Online, Central, Central Online, Cherrydale, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn, Glencarlyn Online, Local History, Local History Online, Plaza, Plaza Online, Shirlington, Shirlington Online, Westover, Westover Online
owning_location_arlington Central
physical 1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.)) : digital., 491 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.
popularity 1
primary_isbn 9781452623603
publishDate 2011
publishDateSort 2011
publisher Tantor Media, Thorndike Press,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b14972323|eAudio|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English||2011|1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.)) : digital., ils:.b13661802|Large Type|Books||English|Thorndike Press,|c2011.|491 p. (large print) ; 23 cm., overdrive:7d224216-fb17-4761-83b0-48f339c003f6|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Tantor Media|2011|
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington external_econtent:ils:.b14972323||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|true||||, ils:.b13661802|.i16708738|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||, overdrive:7d224216-fb17-4761-83b0-48f339c003f6|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, Closeted gays -- Fiction, Twin brothers -- Fiction
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title No One in the World a novel
title_display No One in the World
title_full No One in the World A Novel, No one in the world / E. Lynn Harris and R.M. Johnson, No one in the world [electronic resource] : a novel / E. Lynn Harris and R.M. Johnson
title_short No One in the World
title_sort No One in the World
title_sub a novel
topic African American Fiction, Fiction, Romance
topic_facet African American Fiction, Fiction, Romance