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The Resource The deal of a lifetime : a novella, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Alice Menzies

The deal of a lifetime : a novella, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Alice Menzies

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The deal of a lifetime : a novella
Title
The deal of a lifetime
Title remainder
a novella
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Backman ; translated by Alice Menzies
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
It's Christmas Eve morning. Years ago a man abandoned his son to pursue professional success; now he wonders if it's too late to forge a relationship with him. One week earlier, in a hospital late at night, the man met a five-year-old girl with cancer. When the man is given the chance to do something selfless that could change the destiny of the little girl in the hospital bed, he needs to find out what his own life has actually been worth in the eyes of his son before he makes the deal of a lifetime
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Summary
A holiday novella about a successful businessman contemplating the choices he made in his life and the little girl battling cancer who provides him with the inspiration he needs
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10611899
Cataloging source
DLC
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1981-
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Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.73/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Menzies, Alice
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True
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  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Fatherhood
  • Christmas stories
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Christmas stories
  • Fatherhood
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Label
The deal of a lifetime : a novella, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Alice Menzies
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Swedish
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
on1004957383
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Atria books hardcover edition.
Extent
65 pages
Isbn
9781501193491
Lccn
2017044785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004957383
Label
The deal of a lifetime : a novella, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Alice Menzies
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Swedish
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
on1004957383
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Atria books hardcover edition.
Extent
65 pages
Isbn
9781501193491
Lccn
2017044785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004957383

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