The Resource Core: : a romance, Kassten Alonso, (electronic resource)

Core: : a romance, Kassten Alonso, (electronic resource)

Label
Core: : a romance
Title
Core:
Title remainder
a romance
Statement of responsibility
Kassten Alonso
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This intense and concise novel crackles with obsession, betrayal, and madness. As the narrator becomes fixated on his best friend's girlfriend, his precarious hold on sanity rapidly deteriorates into delusion and violence. This story can be read as the classic myth of Hades and Persephone (Core) rewritten for a twenty-first century audience as well as a dark, foreboding tale of unrequited love and loneliness. Alonso skillfully uses language to imitate memory and psychosis, putting the reader squarely inside the narrator's head. In addition, deliberate misuse of standard punctuation blurs the distinction between the narrator's internal and external worlds. A sense of alienation and Faulknerian grotesquerie permeate this landscape where desire is borne in the bloom of a daffodil and sanity lies toppled like an applecart in the mud
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1968-
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Alonso, Kassten
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Male friendship
  • Mentally ill
  • Betrayal
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Core: : a romance, Kassten Alonso, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11800769
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11800769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11800769
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11800769
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Core: : a romance, Kassten Alonso, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11800769
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11800769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11800769
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11800769
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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