The Resource Waiting for Eden, Elliot Ackerman

Waiting for Eden, Elliot Ackerman

Label
Waiting for Eden
Title
Waiting for Eden
Statement of responsibility
Elliot Ackerman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackerman, Elliot
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Marriage
  • Veterans
  • Adultery
  • People with disabilities
  • Coma
  • Hospital patients
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / War & Military
  • FICTION / Women
  • Adultery
  • Coma
  • Hospital patients
  • Marriage
  • People with disabilities
  • Soldiers
  • Veterans
Label
Waiting for Eden, Elliot Ackerman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Eden Malcom lies in a bed, unable to move or to speak, imprisoned in his own mind. His wife, Mary, spends every day on the sofa in his hospital room. He has never even met their young daughter. And he will never again see his friend and fellow soldier who didn't make it back home-and who narrates the novel. But on Christmas, the one day Mary is not at his bedside, Eden's reordered consciousness comes flickering alive. As he begins to find a way to communicate, some troubling truths about his marriage-and about his life before he went to the war-come to the surface. Is Eden the same man he once was: a husband, a friend, a father-to-be? What makes a life worth living? A piercingly insightful, deeply felt meditation on loyalty and betrayal, love and fear, Waiting for Eden is a tour de force" -- Front jacket flap
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
on1052565948
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781101947395
Lccn
2017061818
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1052565948
Label
Waiting for Eden, Elliot Ackerman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Eden Malcom lies in a bed, unable to move or to speak, imprisoned in his own mind. His wife, Mary, spends every day on the sofa in his hospital room. He has never even met their young daughter. And he will never again see his friend and fellow soldier who didn't make it back home-and who narrates the novel. But on Christmas, the one day Mary is not at his bedside, Eden's reordered consciousness comes flickering alive. As he begins to find a way to communicate, some troubling truths about his marriage-and about his life before he went to the war-come to the surface. Is Eden the same man he once was: a husband, a friend, a father-to-be? What makes a life worth living? A piercingly insightful, deeply felt meditation on loyalty and betrayal, love and fear, Waiting for Eden is a tour de force" -- Front jacket flap
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
on1052565948
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781101947395
Lccn
2017061818
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1052565948

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