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The Resource The orphan master's son : a novel, Adam Johnson

The orphan master's son : a novel, Adam Johnson

Label
The orphan master's son : a novel
Title
The orphan master's son
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Adam Johnson
Title variation
orphan masters son
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The son of an influential father who runs an orphan work camp, Pak Jun Do rises to prominence using instinctive talents and eventually becomes a professional kidnapper and romantic rival to Kim Jong Il
Summary
The son of a singer mother whose career forcibly separated her from her family and an influential father who runs an orphan work camp, Pak Jun Do rises to prominence using instinctive talents and eventually becomes a professional kidnapper and romantic rival to Kim Jong Il
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2013.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10017081
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Adam
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O3
LC item number
O76 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Totalitarianism
  • Korea (North)
  • Orphans
  • Totalitarianism
  • Korea (North)
Target audience
adult
Label
The orphan master's son : a novel, Adam Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2012. Reprinted in paperback which includes reader's guide (p. [449]-456)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one. The biography of Jun Do -- Part two. The confessions of Commander Ga
Control code
ocn805944399
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
456 p.
Isbn
9780812982626
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)805944399
Label
The orphan master's son : a novel, Adam Johnson
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2012. Reprinted in paperback which includes reader's guide (p. [449]-456)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one. The biography of Jun Do -- Part two. The confessions of Commander Ga
Control code
ocn805944399
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
456 p.
Isbn
9780812982626
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)805944399

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