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The Resource Dear life : stories, Alice Munro

Dear life : stories, Alice Munro

Label
Dear life : stories
Title
Dear life
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Alice Munro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate that turn a person out of his or her accustomed path and into another way of being. Set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron, these stories about departures and beginnings, accidents, dangers, and homecomings both virtual and real, paint a portrait of how strange, dangerous, and extraordinary the ordinary life can be
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Summary
A collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate, and is set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book 2012
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Trillium Book Award, 2012.
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10151384
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1931-
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Munro, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M8
LC item number
A6 2013
Literary form
fiction
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True
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Huron, Lake (Mich. and Ont.)
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Dear life : stories, Alice Munro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • In sight of the lake
  • Dolly
  • The eye
  • Night
  • Voices
  • Dear life
  • To reach Japan
  • Amundsen
  • Leaving Maverley
  • Gravel
  • Haven
  • Pride
  • Corrie
  • Train
Control code
ocn818318041
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780307743725
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)818318041
Label
Dear life : stories, Alice Munro
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • In sight of the lake
  • Dolly
  • The eye
  • Night
  • Voices
  • Dear life
  • To reach Japan
  • Amundsen
  • Leaving Maverley
  • Gravel
  • Haven
  • Pride
  • Corrie
  • Train
Control code
ocn818318041
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780307743725
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)818318041

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