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The Resource Exley : a novel, by Brock Clarke

Exley : a novel, by Brock Clarke

Label
Exley : a novel
Title
Exley
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Brock Clarke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Therapist Dr. Pahnee, hired by young Miller Le Ray's mother, finds his own reality unraveling as he tries to deal with a patient dedicated to telling the truth who is unable to distinguish between fact and fiction, while grappling with his own growing attraction to the boy's mother
Summary
Clarke introduces nine-year-old Miller, who becomes convinced that his father--who left without explanation--must have run away to join the military, and is now lying comatose in a VA hospital. Thinking a visit from his father's favorite writer will help revive him, Miller decides to track down "A Fan's Notes" author Frederick Exley
Theme
Tone
Writing style
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365970
Cataloging source
DLC
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Clarke, Brock
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Boys
  • Watertown (N.Y.)
  • Children of disappeared persons
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Fathers and sons
  • Mothers and sons
  • Therapist and patient
  • Psychotherapists
  • Mind and reality
Target audience
adult
Label
Exley : a novel, by Brock Clarke
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
ocn505423870
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9781565126084
Lccn
2010015518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)505423870
Label
Exley : a novel, by Brock Clarke
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
ocn505423870
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9781565126084
Lccn
2010015518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)505423870

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