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The Resource News from heaven, Jennifer Haigh

News from heaven, Jennifer Haigh

Label
News from heaven
Title
News from heaven
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Haigh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now, in this collection of interconnected short stories, Jennifer Haigh returns to the vividly imagined world of Bakerton, Pennsylvania, a coal mining town rocked by decades of painful transition. From its heyday during two World Wars through its slow decline, Bakerton is a town that refuses to give up gracefully, binding--sometimes cruelly - succeeding generations to the place that made them
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Fiction Award, 2014.
  • PEN New England Award for Fiction, 2014.
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10166309
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haigh, Jennifer
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Small towns
  • Regret
  • Redemption
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
adult
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the Bakerton stories
Label
News from heaven, Jennifer Haigh
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
904514
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780060889647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060889647
  • (OCoLC)805051309
Label
News from heaven, Jennifer Haigh
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
904514
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780060889647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060889647
  • (OCoLC)805051309

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