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The Resource Mouthful of birds : stories, Samanta Schweblin ; translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell

Mouthful of birds : stories, Samanta Schweblin ; translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell

Label
Mouthful of birds : stories
Title
Mouthful of birds
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Samanta Schweblin ; translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In the tradition of Raymond Carver and Flannery O'Connor, Schweblin's stories move on the boundary between the real and the fantastic. This selection, chosen by the author, is an indispensible piece of contemporary Argentine literature
Member of
Summary
A first English-language collection of stories by the Man Booker International Prize-finalist author incorporates themes of high suspense, psychological tension, unearthly restlessness and distortions in reality
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10748868
Cataloging source
DLC
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1978-
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Schweblin, Samanta
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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McDowell, Megan
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True
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Schweblin, Samanta
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Mouthful of birds : stories, Samanta Schweblin ; translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Spanish in 2010 as Pájaros en la boca by Random House Mondadori."
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
on1020300760
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780399184628
Lccn
2018000127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1020300760
Label
Mouthful of birds : stories, Samanta Schweblin ; translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Spanish in 2010 as Pájaros en la boca by Random House Mondadori."
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
on1020300760
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780399184628
Lccn
2018000127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1020300760

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