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The Resource The empty family : stories, Colm Tóibín

The empty family : stories, Colm Tóibín

Label
The empty family : stories
Title
The empty family
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Colm Tóibín
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of short fiction includes "The Street," in which Pakistani workers in Barcelona pursue a taboo affair; and "Two Women," in which a taciturn Irish set designer confronts repressed emotions while working in her homeland
Related
Summary
A collection of stories portraying mute emotion and intense intimacies that remain unarticulated.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
  • Lambda Literary Award for Gay Men's Fiction, 2011
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
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369284
Cataloging source
DLC
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1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tóibín, Colm
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • Families
  • Home
  • Families
  • Home
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
The empty family : stories, Colm Tóibín
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
Contents
  • The street
  • Silence
  • The empty family
  • Two women
  • One minus one
  • The pearl fishers
  • Barcelona, 1975
  • The new Spain
  • The colour of shadows
Control code
ocn548607406
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781439138328
Lccn
2010032931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)548607406
Label
The empty family : stories, Colm Tóibín
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The street
  • Silence
  • The empty family
  • Two women
  • One minus one
  • The pearl fishers
  • Barcelona, 1975
  • The new Spain
  • The colour of shadows
Control code
ocn548607406
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781439138328
Lccn
2010032931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)548607406

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