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The Resource After me comes the flood : a novel, Sarah Perry

After me comes the flood : a novel, Sarah Perry

Label
After me comes the flood : a novel
Title
After me comes the flood
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Perry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Elegant, sinister and psychologically complex, After Me Comes the Flood is the haunting debut novel by the bestselling author of The Essex Serpent"--
  • On a hot summer's day John Cole decides to shut his bookshop early-- possibly forever-- and drives out of London to see his brother. When his car breaks down on an isolated road, he goes looking for help and finds a dilapidated house. As he approaches, a laughing woman he has never seen before walks out, addresses him by name and explains she has been waiting for him. Entering the home, John discovers an enigmatic clan of residents all of whom seem to know who he is and claim they have been waiting for him to arrive. They seem to be waiting for something else, too-- something final ... -- adapted from back cover
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10370819
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perry, Sarah
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6116.E776
LC item number
A69 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Decision making
  • Faith
  • Self-realization
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Self-realization
  • Faith
  • Decision making
  • Choice (Psychology)
Label
After me comes the flood : a novel, Sarah Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom in 2014 by Serpent's Tail, an imprint of Profile Books Ltd."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1117314451
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
229, 11 pages
Isbn
9780062666406
Lccn
2019038741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1117314451
Label
After me comes the flood : a novel, Sarah Perry
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom in 2014 by Serpent's Tail, an imprint of Profile Books Ltd."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1117314451
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
229, 11 pages
Isbn
9780062666406
Lccn
2019038741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1117314451

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