The Resource Dear Mr. M : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett

Dear Mr. M : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett

Label
Dear Mr. M : a novel
Title
Dear Mr. M
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Once a celebrated writer, M had his greatest success with a suspense novel based on a real-life disappearance: a history teacher who went missing one winter after having a brief affair with a beautiful student of his. The teacher was never found. Upon publication, M's novel was a runaway bestseller, an international breakthrough. Now M's career is fading. But why is his bizarre, seemingly timid neighbor keeping a close eye on him and his wife?
Member of
Summary
A once-celebrated writer whose most famous novel was based on the real-life disappearance of a history teacher who had been having an affair with a student is stalked by an eccentric, seemingly timid neighbor with a mysterious agenda. By the best-selling author of <i>Summer House With Swimming Pool</i>
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10524512
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Koch, Herman
Dewey number
839.313/64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Garrett, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors
  • Teenagers
  • Teachers
  • Missing persons
  • Authors
  • Missing persons
  • Teachers
  • Teenagers
Target audience
adult
Label
Dear Mr. M : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the Netherlands as Geachte heer M. by Ambo Anthos, Amsterdam, in 2014."
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
ocn948668653
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781101903322
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2016010024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)948668653
Label
Dear Mr. M : a novel, Herman Koch ; translated from the Dutch by Sam Garrett
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the Netherlands as Geachte heer M. by Ambo Anthos, Amsterdam, in 2014."
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
ocn948668653
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781101903322
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2016010024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)948668653

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