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The Resource The wasp factory : a novel, Iain Banks

The wasp factory : a novel, Iain Banks

Label
The wasp factory : a novel
Title
The wasp factory
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Iain Banks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen years old, Frankie has developed behavioral patterns involving the ritualistic killings of animals and insects to help predict daily events. As each successive day pass, Frankie receives phone call from older half-brother, Paul, who has escaped form an institution and is working his way home
Summary
Frank, no ordinary 16-year-old, lives with his father outside a remote Scottish village. His elder brother Eric is confined to a psychiatric hospital. When news comes of Eric's escape, Frank has to prepare the ground for his brother's inevitable return.
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014132
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Banks, Iain
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Fathers and sons
  • Serial murders
  • Teenage boys
  • Psychopaths
  • Murderers
  • Scotland
  • Fathers and sons
  • Murderers
  • Psychopaths
  • Serial murders
  • Teenage boys
  • Scotland
Target audience
adult
Label
The wasp factory : a novel, Iain 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
ocm39217761
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Scribner Paperback Fiction ed. 1998.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780684853154
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
98008355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)39217761
Label
The wasp factory : a novel, Iain 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
ocm39217761
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Scribner Paperback Fiction ed. 1998.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780684853154
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
98008355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)39217761

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