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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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lionel Essrog has always respected Frank Minna, who helped him out when he was young, and when Frank is found dead, Lionel and his friends, the Minna Men, scour the streets of Brooklyn in search of the killer
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040570
Cataloging source
BKL
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E8544
LC item number
M68 2000
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A novel
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
ocm45245397
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Contemporaries edition.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9780375724831
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45245397
Label
Motherless Brooklyn, Jonathan Lethem
Publication
Note
A novel
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
ocm45245397
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Contemporaries edition.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9780375724831
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45245397

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