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The Resource Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Gilead
Title
Gilead
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the Reverend John Ames approaches the hour of his own death, he writes a letter to his son chronicling three previous generations of his family, a story that stretches back to the Civil War and reveals uncomfortable family secrets
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
129216
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conflict of generations
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Children of clergy
  • Fathers and sons
  • Grandfathers
  • Clergy
  • Kansas
Target audience
adult
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
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
492482
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780374153892
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374153892
  • (Sirsi) ADP-1955
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
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
492482
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780374153892
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374153892
  • (Sirsi) ADP-1955

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