The Resource Viral : stories, Emily Mitchell

Viral : stories, Emily Mitchell

Label
Viral : stories
Title
Viral
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Emily Mitchell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A strange guidebook tells foreign visitors how to travel in a recognizable but dreamlike United States where mirrors are haunted and the Statue of Liberty wears a bowler hat; a supervisor in a department store must discipline his employees for failing to smile enough at their customers and finds himself unexpectedly drawn to the saddest of them all; a woman agrees to buy her daughter a robot pet to help her cope after a divorce, then is horrified when her little girl chooses an enormous spider for a companion
Summary
A collection of short stories includes tales of a dreamlike America described in a guidebook, a mother whose daughter chooses a gigantic mechanical spider for a companion, and a department store supervisor who must discipline employees who do not smile enough
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10433765
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mitchell, Emily
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life
  • Human behavior
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Work
  • Culture conflict
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Viral : stories, Emily Mitchell
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
ocn891611050
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780393350531
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015008902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)891611050
Label
Viral : stories, Emily Mitchell
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
ocn891611050
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780393350531
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015008902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)891611050

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