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The Resource The tetherballs of Bougainville : a novel, by Mark Leyner

The tetherballs of Bougainville : a novel, by Mark Leyner

Label
The tetherballs of Bougainville : a novel
Title
The tetherballs of Bougainville
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Mark Leyner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A black comedy on a boy who is writing a school play while keeping his father company on Death Row. When three injections later the father refuses to die, the warden releases him and the boy turns the experience into a successful screenplay
Summary
The author offers a novel featuring his drug-addled, thirteen-year-old alter ego, who seduces a female warden in order to insure his felonious father's execution
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040772
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leyner, Mark
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capital punishment
  • Fathers and sons
  • Teenage boys
  • New Jersey
  • Capital punishment
  • Fathers and sons
  • Teenage boys
  • New Jersey
Target audience
adult
Label
The tetherballs of Bougainville : a novel, by Mark Leyner
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
ocm36662943
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780517701010
Lccn
97010699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)36662943
Label
The tetherballs of Bougainville : a novel, by Mark Leyner
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
ocm36662943
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780517701010
Lccn
97010699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)36662943

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