The Resource The death of bees : a novel, Lisa O'Donnell

The death of bees : a novel, Lisa O'Donnell

Label
The death of bees : a novel
Title
The death of bees
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lisa O'Donnell
Title variation
death of bees
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Trying to keep the death of their parents a secret, Marnie and her little sister Nelly are on their own until several residents in Glasgow's Hazelhurst housing estate suspect that something is not right
Summary
"I'm Marnie. Too young to smoke, too young to drink, too young to fuck, but who would have stopped me?" Hazlehurst housing estate, Glasgow, Christmas Eve 2006. 15-year-old Marnie and her little sister Nelly have just finished burying their parents in the back garden. Only Marnie and Nelly know how they got there.
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Commonwealth Book Prize, 2013.
  • Commonwealth Book Prize: Canada and Europe, 2013.
  • Alex Award, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160684
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Donnell, Lisa
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6115.D6573
LC item number
D43 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Orphans
  • Neighbors
  • Family secrets
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Coming of Age
  • FICTION / Family Life
Target audience
adult
Label
The death of bees : a novel, Lisa O'Donnell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book was originally published in Great Britain in 2012 by William Heinemann, an imprint of the the Random House Group"--Title page verso
Control code
2012031882
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780062209849
Lccn
2012031882
Label
The death of bees : a novel, Lisa O'Donnell
Publication
Note
"This book was originally published in Great Britain in 2012 by William Heinemann, an imprint of the the Random House Group"--Title page verso
Control code
2012031882
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780062209849
Lccn
2012031882

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