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The Resource The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje

The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje

Label
The cat's table
Title
The cat's table
Statement of responsibility
Michael Ondaatje
Title variation
cats table
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new novel, by turns poignant and electrifying, about the magical, often forbidden, discoveries of childhood and a lifelong journey that begins unexpectedly with a sea voyage
Summary
In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. Looking back from adulthood, the narrator relates a tale about the magical, often forbidden, discoveries of childhood and a lifelong journey that begins unexpectedly with a sea voyage.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10004059
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ondaatje, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.O5
LC item number
C38 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ocean travel
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje
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
850386
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
311 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611732245
Lccn
2011030011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781611732245
Label
The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje
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
850386
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
311 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611732245
Lccn
2011030011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781611732245

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