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The Resource May we be forgiven, A.M. Homes

May we be forgiven, A.M. Homes

Label
May we be forgiven
Title
May we be forgiven
Statement of responsibility
A.M. Homes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Feeling overshadowed by his more-successful younger brother, Harold is shocked by his brother's violent act that irrevocably changes their lives, placing Harold in the role of father figure to his brother's adolescent children and caregiver to his aging parents
Summary
Harold Silver is a historian who's always been jealous of his successful brother, George. But when the hot-tempered George is institutionalized for committing a violent act, Harold finds himself comforting his brother's wife and children. What follows is a scathing examination of a family so fractured it may never be whole again
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Orange Prize for Fiction, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10133504
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Homes, A. M
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers
  • Life change events
  • Single-parent families
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
May we be forgiven, A.M. Homes
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
885191
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9780670025480
Lccn
2012006644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670025480
  • (OCoLC)778828024
Label
May we be forgiven, A.M. Homes
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
885191
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9780670025480
Lccn
2012006644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670025480
  • (OCoLC)778828024

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