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The Resource The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks

The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks

Label
The sweet hereafter : a novel
Title
The sweet hereafter
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Banks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brilliant and powerful novel from the critically acclaimed author of Continental Drift that explores a small town's response to the inexplicable loss of its children in a school bus accident. "A novel of compelling moral suspense. . . ".--Los Angeles Times Book Review
Summary
Four narrators--bus driver Dolores, upright Bill, shrewd Mitchell, and teenaged Nichole--address agonizing questions as they describe an accident that killed fourteen children and the effects of the tragedy on themselves and their town
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1992.
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014152
Cataloging source
WBL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Banks, Russell
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Community life
  • Children's accidents
  • Traffic accidents
  • Children's accidents
  • Community life
  • Traffic accidents
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks
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
Control code
ocm26833568
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerrenial ed.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780060923242
Lccn
90056404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)26833568
Label
The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm26833568
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerrenial ed.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780060923242
Lccn
90056404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)26833568

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