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The Resource Home, Marilynne Robinson

Home, Marilynne Robinson

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Home
Title
Home
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Returning to Gilead to care for her dying father, Glory Boughton is joined by her long-absent brother, with whom she bonds throughout his struggles with alcoholism, unemployment, and their father's traditionalist values
Summary
Returning to Gilead to care for her dying father, Glory Boughton is joined by her long-absent brother, with whom she bonds throughout his struggles with alcoholism, unemployment, and their father's traditionalist values
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
  • Orange Prize for Fiction, 2009.
Awards note
Orange Prize for Fiction, 2009.
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266115
Cataloging source
DLC
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Fathers and daughters
  • Fathers and sons
  • Conflict of generations
  • Children of clergy
  • Families
  • Iowa
  • Fathers and sons
  • Family
  • Fathers
  • Intergenerational Relations
  • Clergy
  • Iowa
  • Children of clergy
  • Conflict of generations
  • Families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Fathers and sons
  • Iowa
Target audience
adult
Label
Home, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008
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
ocn316019234
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780312428549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2009017272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)316019234
Label
Home, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008
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
ocn316019234
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780312428549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2009017272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)316019234

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