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The Resource The Buddha in the attic, Julie Otsuka

The Buddha in the attic, Julie Otsuka

Label
The Buddha in the attic
Title
The Buddha in the attic
Statement of responsibility
Julie Otsuka
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their heritage, and the prospect of wartime internment
Summary
Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their heritage, and the prospect of wartime internment
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • David J. Langum, Sr. Prize in American Historical Fiction, 2011
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book 2011
  • PEN-Faulkner Award, 2012.
Awards note
PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
393978
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Otsuka, Julie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mail order brides
  • Japanese fiction
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Japanese fiction
  • Mail order brides
  • California
  • California
  • Japanese
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Mail order brides
  • Japanese
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Buddha in the attic, Julie Otsuka
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
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
ocn693809642
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 pages
Isbn
9780307700001
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011013568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)693809642
Label
The Buddha in the attic, Julie Otsuka
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
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
ocn693809642
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 pages
Isbn
9780307700001
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011013568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)693809642

Library Locations

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      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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