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The Resource A distant shore, Caryl Phillips

A distant shore, Caryl Phillips

Label
A distant shore
Title
A distant shore
Statement of responsibility
Caryl Phillips
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Moving into a new bungalow in an English village, retired teacher Dorothy meets night watchman Solomon, an illegal immigrant, in a tale that recounts their experiences as solitary outsiders in a hostile world
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2003.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2004.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South Asia and Europe: Best Book, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120025
Cataloging source
BLP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Caryl
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africans
  • Marginality, Social
  • Retired teachers
  • Illegal aliens
  • Watchmen
  • England.
Target audience
adult
Label
A distant shore, Caryl Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm53189022
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
277 p.
Isbn
9781400041091
Lccn
2004296247
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-6373
Label
A distant shore, Caryl Phillips
Publication
Control code
ocm53189022
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
277 p.
Isbn
9781400041091
Lccn
2004296247
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-6373

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