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The Resource Family matters, Rohinton Mistry

Family matters, Rohinton Mistry

Label
Family matters
Title
Family matters
Statement of responsibility
Rohinton Mistry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This story centres on a 79-year-old Parsi widower named Nariman who lives with his stepson and stepdaughter. Nariman's wife died many years before, leaving behind the two children from her first marriage and the daughter, Roxanna, they had together.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2003.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2002.
  • Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards, MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction, 2003.
  • Kiriyama Prize for Fiction, 2002.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069034
Cataloging source
VVW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mistry, Rohinton
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Parent and adult child
  • Apartment houses
  • Stepfamilies
  • Older men
  • Mumbai (India)
Target audience
adult
Label
Family matters, Rohinton Mistry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book"--Verso, t.p
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
433313
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
431 pages
Isbn
9780375403736
Lccn
2002109566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375403736
  • (Sirsi) ADH-0654
Label
Family matters, Rohinton Mistry
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book"--Verso, t.p
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
433313
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
431 pages
Isbn
9780375403736
Lccn
2002109566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375403736
  • (Sirsi) ADH-0654

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