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The talisman, Stephen King, Peter Straub

Label
The talisman
Title
The talisman
Statement of responsibility
Stephen King, Peter Straub
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Jack Sawyer embarks on an epic quest--a walk from the seacoast of New Hampshire to the California coast--to find the talisman that will save his dying mother's life. Jack's journey takes him into the Territories, a parallel medieval universe, where most people from his own universe have analogs called "twinners." The queen of the Territories, Jack's mother's twinner, is also dying
Member of
Summary
Twelve-year-old Jack Sawyer braves the mysterious dangers of the Territories, a surreal parallel world, in his cross-country quest through the U.S. for the Talisman, the only hope for his dying mother and for his own survival
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
038254
Cataloging source
ZGR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Stephen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Straub, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Jack Sawyer series
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Mothers and sons
  • Talismans
Target audience
adult
Label
The talisman, Stephen King, Peter Straub
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1984
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
1019408
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 769 pages
Isbn
9781451694918
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451694918
  • (OCoLC)816124806
Label
The talisman, Stephen King, Peter Straub
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1984
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
1019408
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xii, 769 pages
Isbn
9781451694918
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451694918
  • (OCoLC)816124806

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