The Resource When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro

When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro

Label
When we were orphans
Title
When we were orphans
Statement of responsibility
Kazuo Ishiguro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Christopher Banks, an English boy who was orphaned after his parents disappeared in Shanghai under suspicious circumstances, returns to Shanghai twenty years later in the hopes of learning what really happened to his parents
Summary
Christopher Banks, an English boy born in early-20th-century Shanghai, is orphaned at age nine when both his mother and father disappear under suspicious circumstances. He grows up to become a renowned detective, and more than 20 years later, returns to Shanghai to solve the mystery of the disappearances
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035777
Cataloging source
BRL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • British
  • Shanghai (China)
  • Parents
  • Missing persons
  • British
  • Missing persons
  • Parents
  • Private investigators
  • China
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm48432151
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780375724404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)48432151
Label
When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm48432151
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780375724404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)48432151

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