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The Resource Rabbit at rest, John Updike

Rabbit at rest, John Updike

Label
Rabbit at rest
Title
Rabbit at rest
Statement of responsibility
John Updike
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ex-basketball player Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom has acquired heart trouble, a Florida condo and a second grandchild. His son, Nelson, is behaving erratically and his wife, Janice, decides in mid-life to become a working girl. As, through the winter, spring and summer of 1989, Reagan's debt-ridden, AIDS-plagued America yields to that of George Bush, Rabbit explores the bleak terrain of late middle age, looking for reasons to live."
Member of
Summary
Ex-basketball player Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom, now living in a Florida condominium, faces middle age, heart trouble, and a wife who has suddenly gone to work
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1990.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1991.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1991.
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060146
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Updike, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3571.P4
LC item number
R23 1990
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1120
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Rabbit Angstrom novels
Series volume
0004
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Angstrom, Harry (Fictitious character)
  • Middle class men
  • Roman américain
Target audience
adult
Label
Rabbit at rest, John Updike
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
ocm54047366
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
512 pages
Isbn
9780394588155
Lccn
90052953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54047366
Label
Rabbit at rest, John Updike
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
ocm54047366
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
512 pages
Isbn
9780394588155
Lccn
90052953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54047366

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