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The Resource Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne

Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne

Label
Beautiful animals : a novel
Title
Beautiful animals
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Osborne
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On a summer break on the Greek island of Hydra, two girls make a startling discovery: a young Arab man washed up on shore, a migrant from Syria and a casualty of the crisis raging against across the sea. When a simple plan to help the stranger goes horrifically wrong, all must face the consequences they have set in motion"--
Summary
Taking in a stranger who is suffering from exposure during a white-hot summer on the Greek island of Hydra, the daughter of a wealthy art collector and her friend, an American vacationer, discover the man's story before their act of altruism takes a dangerous turn that exposes their true loyalties
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560700
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Osborne, Lawrence
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Refugees
  • Greece
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Psychological
  • FICTION / Action & Adventure
Target audience
adult
Label
Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn987491154
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780553447378
Lccn
2017019236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987491154
Label
Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne
Publication
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
ocn987491154
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780553447378
Lccn
2017019236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987491154

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