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The Resource The happiest people in the world, a novel by Brock Clarke

The happiest people in the world, a novel by Brock Clarke

Label
The happiest people in the world
Title
The happiest people in the world
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Brock Clarke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Take the format of a spy thriller, shape it around real-life incidents involving international terrorism, leaven it with dark, dry humor, toss in a love rectangle, give everybody a gun, and let everything play out in the outer reaches of upstate New York [where a Danish cartoonist is relocated after having been involved in the controversy surrounding a depiction of Muhammad]"--Amazon.com
Summary
A satirical spy thriller follows the misadventures of a political cartoonist, who, after triggering uprisings with a controversial comic, accepts CIA protection in a small upstate New York town, only to become enmeshed in a complicated love affair involving several agents
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10360135
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Brock
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cartoonists
  • Refugees
  • Danes
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The happiest people in the world, a novel by Brock Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn866938505
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9781616201111
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014024021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)866938505
Label
The happiest people in the world, a novel by Brock Clarke
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn866938505
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9781616201111
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014024021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)866938505

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