The Resource Lea, Pascal Mercier ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside

Lea, Pascal Mercier ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside

Label
Lea
Title
Lea
Statement of responsibility
Pascal Mercier ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
  • From the author of the international bestseller Night Train to Lisbon, a riveting novel about a father's boundless love for his daughter as her obsessive desire to become a concert violinist drives them both to the brink of destruction
  • Martijn van Vliet's daughter, Lea, cuts herself off from the world after the death of her mother. She is brought back to life by the sound of a violin playing in the hall of a train station. Lea vows to learn the instrument and her father promises to do everything and anything in his power to keep her happy. Her all-consuming passion leads her to become one of the finest players in the country. But as her fame blossoms her relationship with her father withers, and Martin is driven to commit an act that threatens to destroy them both
Summary
A father’s love for his daughter knows no bounds as her obsessive desire to become a concert violinist drives them both to the brink of destruction
Theme
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10576370
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Mercier, Pascal
Dewey number
833/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Whiteside, Shaun
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True
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  • Women violinists
  • Betrayal
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Betrayal
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Women violinists
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
(novella)
Label
Lea, Pascal Mercier ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in Germany in 2007 by Carl Hanser Verlag."--Title page verso
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2017 by Atlantic Books, an imprint of Atlantic Books Ltd."--Title page verso
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
ocn985359654
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780802121660
Lccn
2017018153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)985359654
Label
Lea, Pascal Mercier ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside
Publication
Note
  • "First published in Germany in 2007 by Carl Hanser Verlag."--Title page verso
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2017 by Atlantic Books, an imprint of Atlantic Books Ltd."--Title page verso
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
ocn985359654
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780802121660
Lccn
2017018153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)985359654

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