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The Resource The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson

The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson

Label
The orphan master's son
Title
The orphan master's son
Statement of responsibility
Adam Johnson
Title variation
orphan masters son
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The novel follows a young man's journey through the icy waters, dark tunnels, and eerie spy chambers of the world's most mysterious dictatorship, North Korea
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10017081
Cataloging source
DLC
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 2012b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Totalitarianism
  • Korea (North)
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published in 2012 by arrangement with Random House"--T.p. verso
  • "A novel"--Cover
Control code
2012003420
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
781 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410448286
Lccn
2012003420
Label
The orphan master's son, Adam Johnson
Publication
Note
  • "Published in 2012 by arrangement with Random House"--T.p. verso
  • "A novel"--Cover
Control code
2012003420
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
781 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410448286
Lccn
2012003420

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