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The Resource Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem

Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem

Label
Motherless Brooklyn
Title
Motherless Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Lethem
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A walk on the wild side of Brooklyn's criminal underclass with a hero known as "The Human Freakshow," a would-be detective also answering to the name of Lionel Essrog. Essrog is a victim of Tourette's Syndrome; hapless and veering out of control, he fights himself and his disease
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
  • Gold Dagger Award for Best Crime Novel of the Year, 2000.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
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040570
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lethem, Jonathan
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Tourette syndrome
  • Young men
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm40723751
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780385491839
Lccn
99018194
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-6349
Label
Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem
Publication
Control code
ocm40723751
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780385491839
Lccn
99018194
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-6349

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